Hunters, Jumpers and Equitation

John Berney Equestrian is the premier training facility for Hunters, Jumpers and Equitation horses and their riders in beautiful San Juan Capistrano, California. John and his staff provide excellence in training of horses Pre-Green Hunters through Open Jumpers, putting together winning horse and rider combinations in all disciplines.


Centrally located in the heart of the Southern California horse market, John Berney Equestrian is THE contact for buyers and sellers of premium show horses. With local, state-wide and national connections, John Berney Equestrian should be your first call, whether you are selling or buying a Hunter, Jumper, or Equitation horse.

Not Quite Ready for the Show Ring?

Riders of all ages and experience levels are welcome. John Berney Equestrian is dedicated to finding the right horse for each rider at whatever their level and riding objective. Lessons, leases and purchases are among the options open to incoming riders. Horsepersons eager to advance their equestrian skills without entering the show ring are most certainly welcome!

For Want of a Shoe...

Whether you have a green hunter/jumper prospect in need of conditioning to prepare for its upcoming show career or an older “campaigner” in need of a little extra TLC, John and his staff will create the perfect training and maintenance program for your horse. Services also include rehabilitation/reentry for horses returning to work after a lay-up, as well as daily care of horses with a variety of medical issues.


If you are building your own barn at home or putting together a retirement or rehab facility, John Berney is available for consultation. His years of professional experience in the boarding and care of horses makes him uniquely qualified to advise on stabling and pasture options.