Kendall Jenner, Who “Ate, Breathed, and Slept Horses,” Revealed Her Equestrian Ambitions Once

Published 04/29/2023, 2:28 PM EDT

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Supermodel Kendall Jenner is an avid equestrian. If she is not modeling or engaged in several endorsements, the 27-year-old can be found in the equestrian arena. Nonetheless, her love for horses dates back to when she was just a 10-year-old kid. Ever since then, Jenner never gave up on her pursuit of becoming a staunch horseback rider. Interestingly, way before venturing into the field of fashion, Jenner aspired to become a professional equestrian.

Though today Kendall Jenner is at the pinnacle of her vocation as a supermodel, she dreamt of becoming a horseback rider while growing up. However, becoming an equestrian wasn’t the only aspiration that Jenner had in her childhood. She also had a desire of treating animals as a veterinarian.

Kendall Jenner aspired to become an equestrian


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Back in 2016, the 27-year-old appeared in an interview with Harper’s Bazaar, where she profoundly covered every nook and cranny of her personal and professional fronts. When asked about her childhood dreams, she revealed that while growing up, she always wanted to become a professional horseback rider, and if not an equestrian, then she aspired to become a veterinarian. As per the interview, Jenner “ate, breathed, and slept horses


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Jenner stated, “I’ve always loved animals. I rode horses for 10 years, so I thought I was going to be a professional horseback rider and then a vet”. She further added, “I used to play these vet video games”. Owing to her love for equestrian sports, Jenner has been riding horses since she was 10, and is still regularly seen out and about riding horses, either alone or with others.

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More so, as a kid, the 27-year-old always wanted to have a herd of horses, and hence when she was 12, she got a pony as her Christmas present from her parents. Coming to the present, Jenner owns her own horse ranch and enjoys riding on the steeds whenever she can make time out of her busy schedule. Nevertheless, recently, Jenner welcomed a new foal to her horse clan and shared the news with her social media fandom in the most fascinating way. Clearly, along with her staunch vocation in modeling, Kendall Jenner also is a stalwart equestrian, don’t you agree?

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Purva Jain


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