Rudy Lara, Jr.

Rudy Lara is a horse trainer born and raised in New Mexico. He has been involved with horses his entire life. He started training horses for the public and has been doing so since 2009. In 2010 he obtained 12 endorsements from Dennis Reis making him eligible to become an instructor. Some of Rudy’s recent accomplishments are 2nd and 3rd place in the 2016 and 2017 THS trainer’s challenge. Rudy also won our People’s Choice award in 2016. He was invited to São Paulo Brazil for 2016 Global Equus, and was a 2016 Vaquero Ranch Roping finalist. He has been hand picked by Buck Brannaman for the annual Houlihan Colt Starting clinic hosted at Buck Brannaman’s ranch in Wyoming two years in a row. Rudy specializes in colt starting, doma vaquera, ranch roping, and working with problem horses.          

Contact Information:

  • rudylarahorsemanship@gmail.com
  • (575) 404 5410

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