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Horses in Education
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Horses in Education has successfully and proudly been providing equine therapy to Indiana residents since 2010. We boast some of Indiana’s most qualified instructors and our staff is...
Hope Haven Horse Farm
Through the use of innovative and responsive equine therapy techniques, both on and off the horse, Hope Haven seeks to improve the confidence, self esteem and physical mobility of the people we...
Freedom Reins Therapeutic Riding Center
Freedom Reins Therapeutic Riding Center's mission is to improve the bodies, minds and spirits of children and adults with disabilities through the use of horse therapy. We are a not-for-profit...
Edelweiss Equine Assisted Therapy Center
Edelweiss Equine Assisted Therapy Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of lives of people with special needs. Through the rider and horse relationship...
Agape Therapeutic Riding Resources, Inc.
Agape serves all kinds of individuals and groups including families with special needs, at-risk children and youth, and seniors. We have programs specifically designed for schools, churches,...
The Children's TherAplay Foundation is a not-for-profit pediatric outpatient clinic just north of Indianapolis that serves children with special needs. But that’s only the beginning of...
LoveWay is a therapeutic riding center located in Middlebury, Indiana. They offer therapeutic riding, equine-assisted learning, and summer camp programs. The center serves people of...
East Central Indiana Therapeutic Riding, Inc.
East Central Indiana Therapeutic Riding, Inc., known as S.P.U.R. (Special People United in Riding) is a not-for-profit 501 (C)3 organization to promote the health and social development of...
Morning Dove Therapeutic Riding Inc.
Our mission is to enrich the lives of individuals in the greater Indianapolis community with physical, cognitive and/or behavioral challenges through equine assisted therapies and...
Summit Equestrian Center
Therapeutic horseback riding at Summit Equestrian provides the opportunity to work toward physical, emotional, social, and learning goals through horse back riding. Our PATH Intl registered...
EqX is one of very few equestrian programs in the U.S. that has certified instructors dedicated to providing a wide variety of horsemanship lessons, while successfully integrating both able-bodied...
Magnolia Paws for Compassion
Magnolia Paws for Compassion is a special program, created by Eisai Inc., which seeks to increase access to animal assistance and raise awareness of the many benefits that interaction with animals...
Blind Vets Warn Against VA Funding Guide Dogs, by Bryant Jordan, Military.com; March 5, 2013
| Newspaper Articles
The Blind Veterans Association is warning lawmakers against passing legislation to have the Department of Veterans Affairs cover costs of getting guide dogs for blind vets.
Animals on VA Property, Federal Register 2015, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
| Government Documents
This is the Final Rule (Regulation) governing the presence of service dogs on VA property. Although federal agencies are not subject to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), it is intended to...
Final Rule, "Service Dogs", Federal Register 2012, Description of Regulations Governing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Service Dog Benefit Program
This regulation includes an extensive preamble that summarizes and addresses comments received by VA on an earlier draft of the document, and discusses why psychiatric service dogs are not...
Legions Pause Funding PTSD Service Dogs Over Training Concerns (Ottawa Promises Standards to regulate "Wild West" Animal Market)
This is an online article by Molly Segal of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reporting that "Some provincial branches of the Royal Canadian Legion are no longer using poppy funds to...
Healing Therapy: A New Role for Man's Best Friend (Report of June 12, 2014 Conference)
| Conference Proceedings
This is the summary of the second conference hosted by the Bob Woodward Foundation on the potential use of service dogs to treat Veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic...
Healing Therapy: A New Role for Man's Best Friend (Report of December 4, 2013 Conference)
This is the report summarizing presentations and discussions at the December 4, 2013 conference hosted jointly by the Bob Woodruff Foundation and the National Intrepid Center for Excellence...
Sit... Stay... Now Beg for Me: A Look at the Courthouse Dogs Program and the Legal Standard Pennsylvania Should Use to Determine Whether a Dog Can Accompany a Child on the Witness Stand
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Matthew Kaiser
Douglas Lare “felt ‘betrayed by all people,’” but when he took the stand to testify, Ellie, a “yellow Labrador-Golden Retriever mix,” sat right beside...
That dog was Marine! Human-Dog Assemblages in the Pacific War
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Fiona Allon, Lindsay Barrett
A photograph taken on the island of Iwo Jima in 1945 shows an American marine apparently asleep in a hastily dug foxhole. His body swathed in a camouflage poncho, the man’s helmeted head...