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Horses and Heroes



September 11, 2023 $135
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Horses and Heroes

New! – Spend the day in Sandusky County, Ohio to visit a K-9 dog training center, follow the barn mural trail, stop at a Belgian horse farm and see the Public Safety Service Memorial.

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Join us at Lynnwood Kennels for an unforgettable K-9 experience presented by retired police officer, Brian Woods. Brian is an expert in police and military K-9 dogs and trains highly specialized pups all over the country! Brian has trained dogs to sniff out drugs, explosives and even people but these dogs are also used for protection and can take down an assailant on command! See just how amazing these K-9 animals and learn how they are trained for police, military, fire and rescue. Watch them in action and leave amazed at just how skilled man’s best friend can be!

Historic Barn Mural Trail: Sandusky County is the home of the historic barn mural trail and each of our barns come with a story. Hear those untold stories by our group tour step-on guide.

Public Safety Service Memorial in Gibsonburg, Ohio: This memorial is made from sacred steel that was recovered from the 9/11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. Learn how the memorial was created and how it was brought to the Village of Gibsonburg on a sacred journey from New York.

Oak Haven Belgian Horse Farm: This location in Fremont proudly breeds and raises quality Belgian Horses. Enjoy a tour of the barn and get to see many beautiful horses during your visit. The trainer will explain how they raise, train and show these beauties at fairs and festivals.

A barbecue lunch is included at Copper Whale Winery.

Departure Location:

  • Southgate Civic Center –  14710 Reaume Parkway