Therapeutic Horseback Riding Crossover Effects of Attachment Behaviors with Family Pets in a Sample of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Contributor(s):: Petty, J. D.
Effects of horseback riding exercise on the relative alpha power spectrum in the elderly
Contributor(s):: Cho, S. H.
Maximum permissible load for Kiso horses trotting over a short, straight course
Contributor(s):: Matsuura, A., Inoue, S., Irimajiri, M., Hodate, K.
SquirrelWood Equine Sanctuary
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Fostering the human-horse bond by PEOPLE HELPING HORSES - HORSES HELPING PEOPLE." SES strives to create an environment of healing and hope to both horses and humans struggling in the aftermath of trauma.
Experience Learning Support with Animals (ELSA)
As a 501 (c)3 nonprofit (ID# 80-0484066) we serve individuals with special needs through the benefits of human-animal bond and horse-assisted activities in the ranch setting. When you partner with ELSA, you help transform the lives of the most vulnerable among us. Since launching in...
Midwest Therapeutic Riding Program
Our Mission: Improving the lives of children with special needs through equine facilitated activities: providing individualized care to maximize the child's potential.
Founded in 2001 and located on an 18+ acre farm in Nazareth, PA, Equi-librium provides individuals with physical and developmental disabilities, as well as social/emotional needs, with accessible and affordable therapy by utilizing horses as therapy tools. Equine Assisted Activity & Therapy...
Founded in 1990 by Diane Hopkins; Ron, Dorothy and Matt Evans; Angela and Mary Litterilla; and a wonderful Arabian mare named Tana — the seeds of a therapeutic riding program were planted. In September, M.A.R.E. (Mastering Abilities Riding Equines) was born allowing special...
HorsePower provides equestrian programs/therapies for individuals with physical, emotional, and/or cognitive challenges in a quest for personal independence, accomplishment, self-pride, and well-being. HorsePower, formerly known as Handi-Riders, Inc., has served the Sioux Empire...
Horses for Healing
Horses for Healing is a nonprofit therapeutic riding center for individuals with special needs in Northwest Arkansas, run by a Board of Directors. In addition to private clients, Horses for Healing is one of the few centers in the country to provide services to area school...
Hearts & Hooves, Inc.
Hearts & Hooves began as a 501(c)(3) non-profit riding center in June 2001. Our covered arena was completed in 2002, and our office was renovated and therapy room added in 2013. We earned Premier Accredited Center status through PATH(Professional Association of Therapeutic...
Silver Lining Riding
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...
Horses with H.E.A.R.T.
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...
Horses Help Heroes
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...
Horse Rhythm Foundation
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.
STRIDE (Southcentral Therapeutic Riding, Inc.)
“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.”
Leaps & Bounds Pediatric Therapy
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...
Effect of hippotherapy in the global motor coordination in individuals with Down Syndrome
| Contributor(s):: Marcy Wilhelm-South, Valéria Sovat de Freitas Costa, Hudday Mendes da Silva, Monique de Azevêdo, André Ribeiro da Silva, Ludmila Lucena Pereira Cabral, Jonatas de França Barros
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...
Little Horses Big Smiles
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...
Encountering the Other: An Interdisciplinary Inquiry into Horse/Human Interaction
| Contributor(s):: Hana Gartner
This thesis asks how and why a serendipitous and spontaneous personal encounter with a being from another species created an ongoing bond. Through the lens of three intersecting disciplines: environmental studies, animal behaviour and health science, I explore how the horse, over time, has gone...