About High Standards Equestrian Center

High Standards is located on 43 acres in Brandywine, MD. The barn consists of 43 stalls attached to 80 x 200 indoor arena with newly renovated footing with sand and Equifibre. In addition to the large indoor arena, there are 3 outdoor rings (sand, grass, and low level cross country). Amenities included but not limited to are:

2 Full Bathrooms (Heated)

Personal Lockers for Boarders

12x12 Stalls

Wash Stall with hot and cold water

Security Surveillance Cameras

Heated/Air Conditioned Viewing Room for the Indoor Arena

We offer lessons and Full Care Boarding as well as Self Care and Temporary. 

About April Salta

April Salta opened High Standards Equestrian Center 

Summer 2016. She is highly experienced with equine and 

stable management as well as a highly sought out 

Instructor and Trainer.

April is an active member and competitor in USEF (United 

States Equestrian Federation) and USHJA (United States 

Hunter Jumper Association)

Her extensive resume includes horse and rider training in 

Hunters, Jumpers, Dressage, Starting/Breaking, Developing a 

Green Horse, and retraining Off the Track Thoroughbreds. 

She also has a western background in riding and training 

for barrel racing.

The basis of all of her training is developed through natural 

horsemanship techniques with years of personal 

experiences in each discipline. She has many references 


A certified Equine Acupressure Practitioner and available by