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Changing Lives

Stable Hands, Inc Equine Therapy (ETC) is much more than learning to ride a horse. It’s a wonderful addition to standard therapy techniques. We do not perform physical therapy on the horse. Rather, what we do is reinforce what the rider is already working on in therapy and at home in a very unique way,...

Why Equine Therapy?

Therapeutic horsemanship gives both physical and mental benefits to the special needs person. The slow, rocking movement of the horse stimulates nerves and muscles and helps with balance. Brushing the horse and other activities builds confidence and forms a unique bond between animal and human. Our riding...

Interested in Enrollment

A visit to the program is required prior to enrollment so that we may evaluate a student for riding. This also serves to introduce the potential rider to the surroundings so that they are comfortable when they come for lessons. Parents or guardians are given a tour of the facility, meet the instructors and...