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NorthWest Therapeutic Riding Center (NWTRC)

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The NorthWest Therapeutic Riding Center (NWTRC) is a non-profit Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) center, located in Whatcom County, Washington.  

The Center follows stringent PATH Intl. guidelines regarding its personnel, facilities, animals and paperwork. There is strict adherence to the highest national standards of excellence; helping to insure safety of participants, design and maintenance of the facility, and standards of horse care.

The NWTRC currently has the capacity to serve over 60 riders per week. Participants range in age from 4-74 and include individuals with physical, cognitive, emotional, behavioral and sesnory disabilities. 


Katie Osborn

Location Bellingham, WA
Status Active
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  • (2019), "NorthWest Therapeutic Riding Center (NWTRC),"

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  1. Animal-assisted activities
  2. Animal-assisted therapies
  3. Equine-assisted activities
  4. Hippotherapy
  5. Horses
  6. Mammals
  7. open access
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