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  1. Silver Lining Riding

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    Silver Lining Riding Program started with only two horses, a handful of volunteers, and some big hearts. Silver Lining Riding was founded by Amanda Adams Hart in 2011 to provide equine assisted learning and riding programs in the west valley.  They are a member of the Professional...

  2. Horses with H.E.A.R.T.

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    Horses with Heart had a very humble beginning in 1993 when Vickie Stuart’s dream to provide individuals with disabilities the opportunity to participate in therapeutic and recreational horseback riding came true. She held riding sessions on weekends and during school breaks at the S Bar...

  3. Horses Help Heroes

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    Horses Help serves the special needs and at risk community by using horses and people to improve quality of life. Our vision for the future is to provide the special needs community a therapeutic and recreational equine environment where collaborative efforts of like minded organizations...

  4. Horse Rhythm Foundation

    Organizations

    HRF’s programs help active military, veterans, and first responders find their transition into healing using equine assisted services, ultimately supporting them and giving them back freedom and independence.

  5. STRIDE (Southcentral Therapeutic Riding, Inc.)

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     “Through a special partnership with horses, South-central Therapeutic Riding offers a holistic approach to improve the bodies, minds and spirits of children and adults with special health needs.”

  6. Benefe Equine Assisted Therapy Center

    Organizations

    Benefe exists to enrich the community by improving the quality of life and the health of children and adults having challenging physical, cognitive, emotional and social needs through therapeutic activities with the horse.

  7. Storybook Farm

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    Storybook Farm’s mission is to walk alongside children with uncertain futures and provide them with unyielding joy and hope. It is a place for healing, sharing, learning and growing; where children experience the exhilaration of riding; where families come together to support one...

  8. Equine-Facilitated Counselling and Women With Eating Disorders: Articulating Bodily Experience

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    Disordered eating is on the rise and our current conceptualization and treatment of such problems neglects a corporeal-relational understanding in favour of a more cognitive approach. In this hermeneutic phenomenological study, I explore the experiences of fourteen women with eating disorders...

  9. From Steppe to Stable: Horses and Horsemanship in the Ancient World

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    This dissertation is a re-evaluation of the horse in the ancient world. The approach is not based on humans and human controls, rather it seeks to examine the equines of antiquity from the viewpoint of the horses themselves. This is accomplished by looking at equine conformation and how form...

  10. "Maintaining the Mobility of the Corps:" Horses, Mules, and the Canadian Army Veterinary Corps in the Great War

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    Animal transportation played a crucial role in the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) during the Great War. In an era of growing mechanization and technological development, horses and mules still provided the overwhelming bulk of draught power in the combat zone. They hauled artillery,...

  11. Heroes and Horses

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    Heroes and Horses is a Montana-based nonprofit organization that has created an innovative, three-phase reintegration program, which is offered to qualifying combat veterans (at no cost to them) suffering from PTSD. Our program utilizes the remote wilderness of Montana, coupled with human and...

  12. A Different Approach to Horse Handling, Based on the Jeffery Method

    Journal Articles

    A method of horse training is discussed which is based on an old technique known in Australia as the "Jeffery method." It makes use of several behavioral principles, including understanding of horse behavior, reinforcement for desired behavior, and use of flight distance principles.

  13. Leaps & Bounds Pediatric Therapy

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    At Leaps & Bounds, we provide physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy services for children of all ages in the Inland Empire and Orange County who are at risk for, or who have difficulty participating in typical, age appropriate activities. Our therapists are highly...

  14. Effect of hippotherapy in the global motor coordination in individuals with Down Syndrome

    Journal Articles

    Introduction: Down syndrome (DS) of all genetic syndromes is the most common. In Hippotherapy, three-dimensional movements, provided by horse walking, awaken in the body of children with DS a large amount of sensory and neuromuscular stimuli, which directly interfere with overall development...

  15. Horses and Mules of the Canadian Artillery and Ammunition Columns during the First World War

    Theses

    This thesis develops a narrative for the horses and mules of the Canadian artillery units and ammunition columns, while consequently expanding that of the soldiers serving alongside them. Carrying out mounted, draught, and pack work, these animals played an invaluable role in military...

  16. Little Horses Big Smiles

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    Little Horses Big Smiles is an all volunteer 501c3 non profit that provides animal assisted therapy and activities to various type of health facilities, schools, and other special events. ​Charlie (The STAR) is a 2.5 year old miniature horse. Charlie and I are a registered animal assisted...

  17. Panther Creek Inspiration Ranch

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    Nestled among the towering pines of Spring, Texas, lies Inspiration Ranch; a special place where remarkable learning opportunities and personal victories are happening every day for individuals with special needs.We are a Premiere Accredited Center through the Professional Association of...

  18. Fulfilling the Fundamentals of Life: A Grounded Theory of the Process of Human-Horse Relationship Development

    Theses

    This thesis explores how relationships develop between humans and their equine companions, and how such relationships may be mutually beneficial. Specifically, the research question asks: What are the processes that occur in the interaction between humans and horses? The research employs a...

  19. Pegasus Therapeutic Riding

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    Pegasus Therapeutic Riding - All Special Needs, All Ages - is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization based in Palm Desert, California. Started in 1981, its equine therapy program was developed and improved between 1986 and 1996 and then expanded.

  20. Touching Smiles Equine Therapy

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    Touching Smiles Equine Therapy, Inc. is a 501(c)3 recognized nonprofit organization that brings miniature horses to children and adults. Through direct contact with these wonderfully perceptive creatures, we see increased self-esteem, self-awareness, and self-control. It has been shown that...