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Welcome to
Pooka Farms & 

Formally known as Back to Basics Horsemanship

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What is Pooka Farms & Rabbitry?

Welcome to Pooka Farms and Rabbitry, a charming haven nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Wasilla, Alaska. Our farm is a testament to the love for animals, the joy of horsemanship, and the commitment to breeding top-quality rabbits. As you step onto our farm, you'll be greeted by the serene beauty of the Alaskan wilderness, setting the stage for a unique and enriching experience at Pooka Farms.


At Pooka Farms, our dedication to horsemanship shines through in our comprehensive range of riding lessons and horse training programs. We offer lessons for riders of all levels, from beginners taking their first steps in the saddle to advanced riders aiming to perfect their technique. Our experienced instructors are passionate about fostering a deep connection between horse and rider, focusing on the fundamentals of riding, advanced equestrian skills, and everything in between.


Our riding lessons are designed to build confidence, improve riding skills, and enhance the overall riding experience. We cover various disciplines and styles, ensuring that each lesson is tailored to meet the individual needs and goals of our students. In addition to regular lessons, we host specialized clinics and workshops that delve deeper into specific aspects of horsemanship, providing an opportunity for riders to broaden their knowledge and expertise.


Horse training at Pooka Farms is another cornerstone of our commitment to excellence. We offer customized training programs for horses at different stages of their development, whether they are young horses just starting their training journey or seasoned horses needing refinement and advanced techniques. Our training philosophy emphasizes patience, consistency, and positive reinforcement, creating a supportive environment where horses can thrive and reach their full potential.


The heart of Pooka Farms lies in its Rabbitry, where we specialize in breeding exquisite Champagne d'Argent, New Zealand, and Blanc de Hoot rabbits. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in the meticulous care we provide to each rabbit, ensuring they are healthy, happy, and of the highest quality. From their luxurious fur to their distinct personalities, our rabbits are a testament to the passion and expertise that define Pooka Farms.


Our Champagne d'Argent rabbits, known for their striking silver coats, are a true marvel to behold. We take pride in preserving and enhancing the unique qualities of this heritage breed. Additionally, our New Zealand and Blanc de Hoot rabbits showcase the diversity and beauty that the rabbit world has to offer.


At Pooka Farms, we prioritize responsible breeding practices, emphasizing the well-being of our animals. We believe in educating our community about the joys of rabbit care and responsible ownership. Our knowledgeable team is always ready to share insights into the world of rabbit husbandry, helping enthusiasts and prospective rabbit owners make informed decisions.


Whether you're here to embark on a horsemanship journey, explore the enchanting world of rabbits, or simply bask in the tranquility of our farm, Pooka Farms welcomes you with open arms. Come join us in celebrating the beauty of nature, the thrill of horsemanship, and the enchanting charm of our beloved rabbits at Pooka Farms and Rabbitry in Wasilla, Alaska.

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 We Offer

Horsemanship Lessons 


Equine Clinics

At Pooka Farms, our commitment to providing exceptional experiences extends to both the equestrian and rabbit communities. Our riding instruction programs cater to riders of all levels, conducted either at our idyllic farm or within the breathtaking Mat-Su Valley. Whether you're a novice eager to mount a horse for the first time or an experienced rider seeking to refine your skills, our knowledgeable instructors are here to guide you on a transformative horsemanship journey.


In addition to our riding instruction, Pooka Farms hosts Equine Clinics throughout the state, bringing together horse enthusiasts to deepen their understanding of equine care, training, and overall well-being. These clinics provide a platform for learning and sharing insights within the vibrant equestrian community of Alaska.


For those passionate about rabbits, Pooka Farms offers purebred rabbits to 4-H participants and individuals seeking new genetics for their own rabbitry. Our Champagne d'Argent, New Zealand, and Blanc de Hoot rabbits embody the standard of excellence we uphold, ensuring that our clients receive rabbits of top-notch quality.


In response to the growing interest in raw feeding for dogs, Pooka Farms proudly provides raw rabbit for those looking to supplement their raw dog food feeding programs. Our commitment to quality extends beyond the rabbitry and into the broader community of pet owners who seek nutritious and wholesome options for their beloved canine companions.


At Pooka Farms, we understand the importance of fostering a sense of community and sharing our passion for animals. Whether you're seeking riding instruction, participating in an Equine Clinic, adding a new rabbit to your 4-H project, or incorporating raw rabbit into your dog's diet, Pooka Farms is here to meet your needs with expertise, care, and a genuine love for all things equine and lapine. Join us on a journey where the beauty of horsemanship and the enchantment of rabbitry come together at Pooka Farms in the heart of the Mat-Su Valley, Alaska.

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