Therapy on Horseback

MEDFORD, Ore. — HOPE Equestrian is a non-profit organization providing therapeutic horseback riding to special needs individuals throughout Southern Oregon. HOPE has been in operation in the Rogue Valley since 1988. For many individuals with disabilities, therapeutic horseback riding allows them opportunities to accomplish things previously considered beyond their capabilities. HOPE offers classes for all … Continue reading »

Horses Help Heal Breast Cancer Survivors

ASHLAND, Ore. — A new program is using horses to help heal breast cancer survivors. ┬áThe equine therapy program called Riding Beyond launched its pilot program last fall. It is now starting up a permanent program and is looking for people recovering from breast cancer treatment and volunteers to participate. “We work with the horse … Continue reading »