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Seeking Participants! | Equine Assisted Therapy Pilot Program

Seeking Participants! | Equine Assisted Therapy Pilot Program

For more information, please contact [email protected] Ride On teaches adaptive horseback riding to children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. We also provide physical and occupational therapy, specializing in using the movement of the horse to improve specific medical conditions. Ride On Celebrates 25 Years of Service, Their Time To Ride. Founded in 1994, […]

Police Respond To Home Invasion Call. The Intruder Was An Unlikely Suspect

Police Respond To Home Invasion Call. The Intruder Was An Unlikely Suspect

Grace Carr | Reporter A Minneapolis woman called to report an intruder in her suburban home Friday night, and when police arrived to investigate the scene they found a horse strolling around inside the woman’s basement. Inver Grove Heights Police Department responded to the call, and posted about the incidenton Facebook, The Associated Press reported Saturday. “Never […]

At the end of the race: Old Friends where thoroughbreds come home to die

At the end of the race: Old Friends where thoroughbreds come home to die

By Debra Tash Ferdinand won the roses in 1986, finishing first at the Kentucky Derby that year.  By 2002, after amassing over $3.7 million on the track, he was sent to the slaughterhouse.  This story inspired Michael Blowen, a film credit at the Boston Globe, to create a home for retired thoroughbreds.   Blowen read about […]