From the Ground Up
Therapeutic Horsemanship, Inc.
...engaging the power of the horse to motivate, teach and heal.
Our program wouldn't be possible without our superb equine staff. Horses accepted into our program need to be smart, patient, gentle and love to work with our riders and volunteers. Without a doubt we are blessed with a wonderful bunch of equine therapists.
A Dapple Gray Registered Quarter Horse Gelding, Ivan is a retired show horse and one of the first FTGU horses. Ivan is a little boy in a big horse's body!
Six the Hard Way "Sierra"
A Sorrel Appendix Quarter Horse Mare, Sierra loves her job and is an extremely intuitive and sensitive therapist! She is the "princess" of the stable.
Gingerly Girl "Ginger"
A Chestnut half Arab and half Quarter Horse Mare, Ginger is full of style and spunk. She is "a Mare with Flare!"
Nifty Star "Lucky"
Lucky is a Registered Paint Gelding whose gentle gaits and western training make him a delight to ride and work with. You can't help falling in love with him!
Tina is a Fjord Mare who is super sweet and loves to talk! Her wild black and blonde mane earned her the name Tina Turner.
Mike is a Haflinger Gelding and Ivan's best friend. Mike is mischievous and quick to learn new things. He is fun to work with and eager to please!