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Experienced Pony Handlers Provide Safe, Fun Rides for Kids

Make birthday celebrations and other events even more special with pony rides. Ponies for Hire in Altamont, New York, employs experienced pony handlers to give safe, fun pony rides. We have small, medium, and large ponies that are perfectly suited for all age groups. Our handlers stay by each child's side during their ride to make sure each child has the best experience possible. Ponies For Hire also carries $1 million in liability insurance.


Events and Occasions

Ponies For Hire makes a variety of occasions more memorable. We work on a first-come, first-served basis, so it's best to get your reservation in at least a month in advance. We'll come to any location, including homes, parks, camps, day care centers, nature centers, country clubs, and businesses in Albany, Schenectady, and Troy, New York, and the surrounding towns. We provide pony rides and farm animals for:

Birthdays - Family Gatherings - Elementary and Nursery School Events - Church Events - Block Parties - Fairs - Festivals - Picnics - Class Parties - Grand Openings - Corporate Events - Special Needs Parties

Child Riding Pony

Children Feeding Goats and Sheep

Our Rates

Birthday parties and smaller events most often require one hour of service. The rate is $225 which includes two ponies, a lamb, pygmy goats and chicks. Longer, larger events, like block parties and festivals, may need more ponies for longer periods of time. We offer two ponies for two hours for $325. For $425, we offer two ponies for three hours. You can request up to six ponies and up to 8 hours. Lambs, pygmy goats, and chicks come along for free, and travel expenses are included. We don't charge extra for travel.