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Gnomeo Named Top Therapy Horse for 2020!

Hard-working and wise equines are the heart of a successful therapeutic horsemanship center,” wrote the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH, Intl.) in announcing that the smallest member of Loudoun Therapeutic Riding’s herd of therapy horses, Gnomeo, is PATH Intl. 2020 Equine of the Year.  This prestigious international prize is awarded annually to the … Continue reading Gnomeo Named Top Therapy Horse for 2020!

LTR Receives a Grant from the LEEPS Foundation!

Thanks to the generosity of the LEEPS Foundation, Loudoun Therapeutic Riding was awarded a grant to aid in the funding of our new program, Pony Tales!  Pony Tales is a program that helps motivate underprivileged children to read through the expansion of our current program in which we take our pony Gnomeo to public libraries in Loudoun … Continue reading LTR Receives a Grant from the LEEPS Foundation!

Why Ride-a-Thon is so Important: A Veteran’s Story

When Retired U.S. Navy Veteran, Ray, came to Loudoun Therapeutic Riding for the first time, he instantly connected with two of our horses, Lola and KJ. He was not sure what captured him, but describes the experience as a magical first impression. When Ray first met KJ, he scratched him under his jaw and KJ … Continue reading Why Ride-a-Thon is so Important: A Veteran’s Story