River Bottom Stables

Mi Tronada Nina MVF

Mi Tronada Nina MVF

(General x Eq Leela)

2006 Gray Half Arabian Half Andalusian Mare

Double Registered with both AHA and IALHA

Regional Champion 

Vitoriana ORA

Vitoriana ORA

(Vitorio TO x Lathifa HEM by HSE Dalakhani)

2011 Grey Arabian Mare

Rides, line drives, ties, loads, sound

YB Elza Blaze

YB Elza Blaze

(Revival x Harlequin Afire by Afire Bey V)

2005 Chestnut Half Arabian Mare

Sweepstakes Nominated

Has been shown, line drives, ties, loads, sound

ZA Primaverah+//

ZA Primaverah+//

(Versace x Oliviah)

2002 Bay Half Arabian Mare

10x National Champion and Reserve Champion in Halter

Has had multiple national titled foals

Currently developing her instructing skills



C A Hermosa+++/ x Date with An Angel 

2001 Bay Half-Arabian Mare

Sweepstakes Nominated, Spayed

Multiple National Championships and Regional Championships in Western Pleasure

Winner in Walk-Trot 10 and Under

Winner in Ladies Side Saddle

Winner in Sport Horse Show Hack

Winner in Pleasure Driving

Winner in Western Dressage at open shows

Mi Tronada Nina MVF

Niña is a sweet and confident mare. She was 2017 Regional Champion in Dressage Suitability and English Pleasure Hunt Seat Open. She also received 4 Regional Reserve Championships in Best Movement, 2 in-hand Championships, and Reserve Champion in Hunt Seat ATR. She has been shown at the local level in Hunt Seat, Western Dressage, Open English, and Western Pleasure. She stands nicely at the trailer, loads, long lines, lunges, ties, jumps, trail rides and has ponied some youngsters. She is easy to catch, very personable, and great with the farrier. She has a smooth and flexible ride with collection, working and extension of all gaits. She would continue to excel with an intermediate to advanced rider.

BSA Ghazis Thunder

BSA Ghazis Thunder 

El Ghazi x Paulien (KWPN*97.07304)

2002 Bay Half-Arabian gelding 16.2 hands

Sweepstakes Nominated, 

Lifetime Member USDF

2014 Western Dressage Reserve World Champion ATR in the highest level offered

Regional Champion Sport Horse Show Hack

Regional Top 5's in Country Pleasure

Multiple Regional Reserve Championships and Top 5 Sport Horse Under Saddle

Consistently placing 1st at open USDF shows against warmbloods in 2nd and 3rd levels with multiple awards.

First in Hunter Pleasure Open

Iowa State FFA Champion in Halter

Assisted his owner achieve her Bronze Medal in Dressage in 2016

2016 Region 11 Half Arabian Third Level Amateur Champion

2016 Region 11 Half Arabian Second Level Amateur Reserve Champion

Jumps and trail rides

About Us

Dedicated Educators

Home Of Lissa Kucher

Received her Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2007 from Palmer College of Chiropractic

Nationally certified in 2007 for animal chiropractic through the A.V.C.A. 

(American Veterinary Chiropractic Association)

Riding Instructor for almost 30 years

Horse and Rider Biomechanic Expert

Animal Behaviorist

Equine Potential Analyst

Lessons and Training

At River Bottom Stables some of the riding disciplines offered are Dressage, Western Dressage, Hunter Pleasure, Western Pleasure, Trail, Saddle Seat, Show Hack, Jumping and Sport Horse divisions. We emphasize schooling horses and riders at their current fitness level while making commitments for their future goals.

Our Mission

River Bottom Stables is dedicated to achieving goals for horses, handlers and riders.  Our focus with each horse is to strengthen the weaknesses and polish the strengths.  The atmosphere at River Bottom Stables is different from any other farm.  Here we focus on achieving goals with owners and their animals.  Most of the animals are horses but on occasion we help dog owners with challenging dogs.  

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28157 283rd Avenue, Princeton, IA 52768, us

(563) 340-5750

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