Our Horses


LTR therapy horses and ponies are our most important asset. They are the silent, yet expressive teachers; they are the motivators. They are the reason we can help change lives.

Awesome Art


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21 y.o., 15.3h, App. QH, chestnut, gelding 

 Art has retired from his duties at LTR after a long, wonderful career. Now, he is seeking a forever home with lots of grass and a good friend for a pasture mate. Contact us for more information. Continue reading “Awesome Art”

Gable


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17 y.o., 16h, bay gelding, Clydesdale/Standardbred cross.

Gable was purchased in March 2015 with a generous gift from a donor for the honorable job of pulling our adaptive (wheelchair accessible) carriage.  Continue reading “Gable”

Gnomeo


Gnomeo“Gnomeo”

 22 yo, 12.1h, Welsh/Arab, gelding – donated by Sharon Bryce.

Coming to us as our second “Romeo” we made a slight change in name to “Gnomeo” much to the delight of our smallest riders who love the movie Gnomeo and Juliet!  He is a seasoned horse show veteran and is now enjoying a second career.   Continue reading “Gnomeo”

Andy


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20 y.o., Haflinger gelding – owned by Catherine Wycoff, PT

Andy is a STAR! Check out his post.  We wish Andy a wonderful retirement at home with his family. He will be missed, and we’re so grateful to have shared time with this amazing pony. Continue reading “Andy”

Jolie


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16 y.o. Belgian/QH, mare 

Jolie is a nice sturdy girl who came to us after we retired our beloved draft cross “Thomas”.  She is able to serve our adult and teenage students who need a large, yet not too tall horse.  Jolie is very friendly, loves to be groomed and is also doing some of the local dressage shows!

Simba


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2001-2019

RIP, sweet Simba. We thank you for your devoted service and miss your steady presence.

Bojangles


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15 y.o., 16h, black, Percheron/QH, gelding — donated by Frank Boberek  

Previously, Bo spent his time doing a lot of fun and amazing things like Civil War reenactments, competitive trail riding, and volunteer mounted patrol in the Manassas Battlefields. Continue reading “Bojangles”

Desert Storm


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26 yo, 15.3h, App QH gelding 

Storm joined LTR in 2013 thanks to our instructor Natalie Conca.  He is a seasoned competitor who competed in local hunter/jumper shows, judged trail rides and horse trials.  With his quiet, calm demeanor and excellent training Storm is a favorite among riders, staff and volunteers!

Teddy


Therapy Horse Teddy

Teddy 

16 y.o., 13.3h, POA (Pony of the Americas) Gelding 

Teddy was donated in October of 2014 and came with lots of trail riding and fox hunting experience, so he loves a good ride out across the property.   His sturdy size makes him suitable for most any rider and he has an engaging personality.

Bert


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Bert

25 y.o., 15.2 h, Trakehner gelding

Is on a free lease from his generous owner.  Bert has many years of horse show experience and has 3 very nice gaits making him suitable for our students with an interest in competitions. He also loves a good trail ride!

Fabio


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Fabs

17 y.o., 16.2 h, Thoroughbred gelding – Owned by Amy Parsons

Fabio has a lot of experience doing different and fun things including eventing and competitive trail rides which all make him a great therapy horse!  He enjoys galloping, treats, Continue reading “Fabio”