We treat our horses and customers like family.


Canterbury Farm is proud to offer a variety of services and programs to suit every equestrian's love of the sport. Riding lessons, leasing programs, training, horse sales, and more! Please feel free to contact us; we look forward to it!

Lessons & Lease

Riding lessons by our trained professionals....

Training & Showing

Come train with our experienced, award-winning...

Horses For Sale

Horses available for purchase, inquire for more...


Qualified trainers, attention to detail, a phenomenal staff, and spacious, beautiful facilities…. Canterbury Farm is committed to excellence in horsemanship.

Founded in 1984, originally in Elgin, Illinois and now in world-class state-of-the-art facilities in Hampshire, Illinois, Canterbury Farm is a family-owned and operated hunter/jumper training facility that is dedicated to providing exceptional service to its clients by offering an outstanding level of personalized training and care for both horse and rider.

We pride ourselves not only on our expertise and teamwork, but also on being your trusted partner in developing your skills as a rider and horse owner. We will create a customized, comprehensive training program designed to achieve your goals and build a solid foundation of good horsemanship and achieve your goals within the realities of your skill level and budget parameters. We have also developed relationships and partnerships with an extensive and knowledgeable network of equine experts to call on as the need arises.

For over 25 years, Canterbury Farm has consistently qualified many horses for the Pennsylvania National, Washington International, Devon and National Horse Show. We invite you to visit us, see our facilities, meet our owners and staff, take a sample lesson, and let us show you how we can help make you be the best rider you can be.

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Latest News

October 5, 2015 |

Canterbury Farm in The Plaid Horse June 2015

We are so excited to have a multiple-page feature in The Plaid Horse June 2015 edition! You can view it below, or...

October 1, 2015 |

Capital Challenge Horse Show: Caitlyn Shiels + Granted Wish

Congratulations to Canterbury’s very own Caitlyn Shiels and Granted Wish (owned by Helen Lindsay) on their...

August 26, 2015 |

The Chronicle of the Horse : Wobbler’s Syndrome

Canterbury Farm’s Michelle Durpetti is featured along with Moody Blues in this feature within The Chronicle...

August 20, 2015 |

Press Release : Canterbury Farm Extends Sponsorship to Major National Events

For Immediate Release Lauren Fisher for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Hampshire, IL – August 20, 2015 – Canterbury...

July 29, 2015 |

Jennifer Wood Media, 7.29.15 : Canterbury Farm Concludes Successful Summer in Michigan

CANTERBURY FARM CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL SUMMER IN MICHIGAN Hampshire, IL – July 29, 2015 – Canterbury Farm just...

June 23, 2015 |

Jennifer Wood Media, 6.23.15: Canterbury Farm Captures Top Prizes At Showplace Spring Spectacular


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