Charles Wilhelm


Charles Wilhelm is internationally known as America’s most respected horse trainer. His extensive experience spans forty years of training in Dressage, Working Cow Horse, Reining, Western Pleasure and Trail. He is known for his superb skills in communicating and motivating people, as well as his natural abilities with the horse. Charles is one of the few trainers specializing in re-schooling horses with problems. He also offers performance training, including Western Pleasure, Cowboy Dressage, and Ranch Versatility.

Charles’s relaxed, warm, and amusing character has made him a favorite at clinics and demonstrations. Participants comment on how approachable Charles is for his audience and how much practical information they took home and were able to use successfully with their own horses – seeing results right away. His unique approach to horse training empowers horse owners to learn alongside their horses – “Success through Knowledge.” He specializes in working with beginning and returning women riders between the ages of 35 and 55.