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!
? Dear Loudoun Therapeutic Riding Family, On behalf of Loudoun Therapeutic Riding, our hearts go out to all those impacted by COVID-19. This unprecedented pandemic has taken a toll on many people including loss of jobs, school shutdowns and so much more. To do our part in minimizing the spread of the virus … Continue reading We’re taking a ReinCheck
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!
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