Nelson Hixson saddles up with the chamber
Date: Thursday, October 01, 2009
From staff reports
Nelson Hixson Land & Cattle Company is the most recent addition to the Princeton Chamber of Commerce. The company offers horse boarding and training, and is owned and operated by Dennis and Frances Hixson, who have spent their lives raising, riding and training horses.
The ranch is located on 206 acres of rolling hills, off of FM 1377 in Princeton. The facilities boast 17 stalls, a covered, lighted arena, huge turnouts and many other ammenities.
On staff is Ranch Manager and trainer Terry Sanders who has been training and breaking horses for all of his life.
“We pride ourselves on having a friendly and professional atmosphere,” said Tiffany Horton, the company’s Marketing Director. Horton also said the company is constantly striving to improve and update their facilities in order to “set a standard of excellence.”
“In the near future we will have a bed and breakfast available for equine enthusiasts or anyone that enjoys a change of scenery from city life,” she said.
To schedule a tour of the facilities or for more information call 972 734-6159 or visit the Web site www.nelsonhixsonlcc.com
Photo by Jennifer Fike
Stephanie Young, Dennis Hixson, Tiffany Horton, Francis Hixson, and Terry Sanders gather on horses for a group photo with Chamber President Virginia Gathright, and members Bob Eoff, Richard Nelson, John Rosbury and Glendy Avila.
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