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  1. Equine Dreams, Inc.

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    Equine Dreams is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization that provides Therapeutic Equine Assisted Activities to children and adults with special needs.  Founded by the Mason Family, who were inspired by their son Andrew who has Angelman Syndrome, our program began in 1996 and is...

  2. Swiftsure Ranch Therapeutic Equestrian Center

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    Sitting on 191 acres at the base of the Sawtooth Mountain Range, Swiftsure Ranch Therapeutic Equestrian Center is a nonprofit 501(c)3 with a special mission to encourage the physical, mental and emotional well-being of children and adults with disabilities through equine-assisted activities and...

  3. Reece Center for Handicapped Horsemanship

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    We have provided equine therapy for Metro AtlantaНЌ physically and mentally challenged children and adults since 1984. We are looking forward to serving for the next 30 years.

  4. Heart Therapeutic Riding and Equine Rescue

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    Heart Therapeutic Riding and Equine Rescue is a 501c3, nonprofit, charitable organization that provides Therapeutic Horsemanship activities to individuals with emotional and physical disabilities. We also rescue, rehabilitate, and relocate neglected horses in western PA. Some of these neglected...

  5. Greystone Manor Therapeutic Riding Center

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    Greystone Manor Therapeutic Riding Center is a non-profit organization that has been providing quality equine assisted activities for children and adults with special needs since 1981.

  6. Considering the Canine: Human Discourses of Gender, Race, and Power in Interspecies Entanglements

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    | Contributor(s):: Meredith Helen Clark

    This dissertation explores discourses in the contemporary United States surrounding the creation, coding, sterilization, and general keeping of canines in order to interrogate how sex, gender, race, class, sexuality, and species together serve biopolitical formations of social control,...

  7. GAIT Therapeutic Riding Center

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    GAIT TRC began with a Board of Directors in 1995. In January 1996, GAIT TRC was incorporated by its founder and Executive Director, Ms. Martha S. Dubensky. GAIT TRC was formally organized as a Federal 501(c)(3) tax exempt, nonprofit, charitable organization in June 1997. GAIT’s mission...

  8. TLC Equine Therapy

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    TLC Equine Therapy is an equine assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) program.  The program benefits of EAAT are as numerous as the types of disabilities and conditions that participants present. Our horses are the four legged therapists. URL Submit for free Research shows that people...

  9. Context and Individual Characteristics Modulate the Association between Oxytocin Receptor Gene Polymorphism and Social Behavior in Border Collies

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    | Contributor(s):: Borbála Turcsán, Friederike Range, Zsolt Rónai, Dóra Koller, Zsófia Virányi

    Recent studies suggest that the relationship between endogenous oxytocin and social affiliative behavior can be critically moderated by contextual and individual factors in humans. While oxytocin has been shown to influence human-directed affiliative behaviors in dogs, no study investigated yet...

  10. Hoofbeats For Hope

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    This experience has multiple opportunities for students to increase physical, social and communication skills. Students develop muscle strength, balance and coordination while riding.  The thrill of riding a horse is an accomplishment that is immeasurable to students who have difficulty...

  11. Creative Supports Ranch

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    CS Ranch was opened in 2010 as an equine program designed specifically to serve high risk adults with intellectual and physical disabilities.  We strive for the highest standards for our riders, facility, and ourselves. As such, we are a member center with the Professional Association of...

  12. Coffee Creek Riding Center

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    Coffee Creek Riding Center helps children with disabilities gain strength, coordination, balance, and self image utilizing the horse as a motivator in therapeutic riding classes.

  13. The Role of Man's Best Friend: Assessing the Cultural Liminality of the Canis Lupus Familiars and Its Influence on Human Societies

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    | Contributor(s):: Julianne L. D'Amico

    This project combines history and folklore to illuminate the concept of liminality and the human-dog relationship as it has evolved since the species domestication. The lore highlights the permanent liminality of the dog, the use of the species as remedies in Folk Medicine, and the dog's...

  14. All-Star Therapy Group

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    Bob Burnett began his work in therapeutic riding in 1988 in Bartlesville. In 1997 Bob left the Bartlesville organization and started All-star Therapy Group. By 1999 All-star was operating several days per week with about 75 riders, one instructor (Bob), Alice and the kids, and several close...

  15. Central Illinois Riding Therapy (CIRT)

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    CIRT is a non-profit organization serving children, teens & adults (including U.S. Veterans) with mental, physical, emotional & behavioral disabilities, from Tazewell and surrounding counties, in a therapeutic comprehensive and recreational horseback riding program.

  16. TR 4 Heart & Soul

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    Our 501c3 non-profit corporation, seeks to improve the quality of life, both physically and emotionally of adults and children with disabilities, learning, speech, and behavioral challenges through the heart and soul of a horse utilizing therapeutic riding.

  17. Chesapeake Therapeutic Riding (CTR)

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    Established in 2003, CTR’s mission is to “encourage healing and celebrate life with individuals and groups whose minds, bodies and spirits will benefit from the transformative connection between people and horses.” CTR’s certified staff and trained volunteers are...

  18. Whitewater Therapeutic and Recreational Riding Assocation

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    Whitewater Therapeutic and Recreational Riding Association, founded in 1994, represents the vision of Kerri Ellis and Joyce Scott. These women, raised with horses and later involved in the world of disabilities and special needs, envisioned a program where individuals with disabilities, the...

  19. Angels on Horseback

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    The mission of Angels on Horseback is to provide therapeutic equine-assisted activities to individuals with mental, physical or emotional disabilities and to encourage growth through the benefits of horse and human relationships. We offer Equine-Assisted Activities (EAA) that include...

  20. Whispering Meadows Ranch

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    Whispering Meadows Ranch is a 100% volunteer-based, 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of those with disabilities and special needs through recreational, educational, and equine-assisted programs. Whispering Meadows Ranch is located in Flagler Beach, Florida...