About Us

img_2937Fox Sport Horses has been training horses in Minnesota for over a decade.  Specializing in Off-the-Track Thoroughbreds and other athletic sport horse breeds, Fox Sport horses takes horses with outstanding bloodlines at their peak of fitness and gives them a second chance, rapidly turning them into outstanding horses for eventing, jumping, dressage, leisure, trailriding and other disciplines.  We love horses and our goal is to help horses and riders find each other and their full potential.



Founder, Owner, Trainer, and Riding Instructor

Melissa Fox has been training horses for over a decade and riding horses for much longer.  When she isn’t adopting horses and training them, she’s teaching riders of all ages and skill levels, coaching the Carleton College Equestrian Club, and working at Canterbury Park.

Melissa is available for training you or your horse in eventing, hunter/jumper, equitation, dressage, trail, and leisure disciplines. She also offers  private and group riding lessons at ReAnna Stables in Hampton, MN and Heiland Hills Training Center in Jordan, MN.  Contact for availability.




Associate and Trainer

Tegan has been riding and training for about 14 years. With experience in western, english, dressage, trail, halter and showmanship, Tegan has also on the Northwest college horse judging team and coach of the Dakota County 4h drill team as well as participating in a reining internship. Tegan is currently completing a degree in equine riding and training at Rochester Community and Technical College.

For horses that require extra attention, Tegan provides the patience and grit necessary to make the animal work to its best potential including working on the foundations of groundwork and basic handling required to make horses excel.

Tegan is available for training or exercising your animal around the metro area in hunter/jumper, equitation, western, trail, and leisure disciplines or for general ground manners/behavioral issues. She also offers  private and group riding lessons at ReAnna Stables in Hampton, MN and Heiland Hills Training Center in Jordan, MN. Contact Fox Sport Horses for availability.



Webmaster, Photographer, Sales and Marketing

Sara has been a horse lover for as long as she can remember.  With over 20 years of experience with horses and 15 years of sales experience, Sara is here to help Fox Sport Horses find the right horse for you.  Sara has a day job but she helps with contracts, shipping, and photography when her busy schedule allows.  When she’s not doing any of those things, she’s looking for our next great prospect.






With services and horses available to equestrians of all skill levels and ages in the upper Midwest, check out the site and see if there is a horse that is right for you.

Located in the Twin Cities, South Metro, horses are available for lease, sponsorship, adoption, or purchase.  Contact us for questions on our horses or our training services.