Therapeutic Riding Lessons are available to persons with a variety of physical or cognitive challenges. Riders are able to benefit in multiple ways from their interaction with horses--and from riding them.
Possible improvements include:
We're on the road! The Pony Partners Program takes friendly, gentle ponies to local schools and skill nursing centers on a regular basis. In these settings, our popular ponies spur learning and cognitive skills in a number of ways. Some of these include improvements in:
Riding lessons (using riding as a therapeutic intervention) are available to those who simply want to improve their strength and balance. In fact, riding provides a great way to strengthen your core & legs while substantially increasing balance. Riders over 40 years old will especially benefit! These lessons are open to the general public.