Donna Waggoner Training is owned and operated by Donna Waggoner, a professional horse trainer with over 25 years experience in starting, training, showing, and giving riding instruction. We work with all breeds and are experienced in all disciplines, including: Hunter, Western, English, Side Saddle, Sport Horse, Show Hack, Halter and Showmanship

We have successful Adult Amateur and Youth programs. From local schooling shows to Rated and Regional & National Shows, our results are proven as our clients hold multiple Regional and National Championships.

We are committed to the care of our horses and take pride in the longevity of their careers. We work directly with the Veterinarian, Farrier, Barn Manager and any other horse care professional to ensure that each horse has exactly what they need to be in top form.

Aside from training and coaching for the serious competitors, we welcome novices of all ages. We offer private lessons, group lesson, clinics, schooling shows, play days, drill teams and trail rides throughout Sonoma County, Marin County and the Bay Area.

Whether your goals are in the show ring, or you want to expand your equine experience, Donna Waggoner Training can help integrate you and your horse to any level.


Centrally located in Petaluma, Sonoma County, California. Donna Waggoner Training is an easy drive from Marin County, Napa County, the East Bay and San Francisco.