Project Astride
Project ASTRIDE
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OUR FOUR-LEGGED FRIENDS

Project ASTRIDE would not be possible without the participation of our awesome program horses.
 
 

 

 

Name: Taffy
Born: 1998
Sex: Mare
Breed: Draft/Paint cross
Height: 15 hands (almost)
Therapeutic riding career: Began in 2005 after being purchased in 2003 and in training for 2 years
Previous life: A mom and lolly-gagging around the pasture.
"From the horse's mouth"  
Oh? I can't be pushy? Why not? I can do that, if you ask me nicely! Say whoa (or anything sounding like that) and I'll show you how well I can stop - even from a canter!

 

  Taffy
 
Blackie  

 

Name: Blackie
Born: 1990
Sex: Mare
Breed: Hackney Horse (uncommon in the United States and not to be confused with the Hackney Pony)
Height: 15 hands
Therapeutic riding career: Began in 2005 after being donated by Anne Leck.
Previous life: Mom and driving mare.
"From the horse's mouth"  
Want to see my big walk and smooth trot? I'm sensitive but will take care of you no matter what!

 

 

 

Name: Sonjay
Born: 2000
Sex: Mare
Breed: Morgan
Height: 14.3 hands
Therapeutic riding career: Began in April 2008 after being purchased..
Previous life: Pleasure/trail horse
"From the horse's mouth"  
I stand quietly for all the games, grooming and gadgets. I enjoy eating! I have a quick and invigorating walk and I like to go, go, go at the trot (but I'm working hard on slowing it down!). I love it when you brush my long mane and tail.

 

 

 

Andy

 

 

Name: Andy
Born: 2003
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Haflinger/Arabian
Height:  
Therapeutic riding career: Donated in fall 2011 by Alice Sue Becker, Andy will make his debut during the spring 2012 session.
Previous life: Pleasure riding and driving
"From the horse's mouth:"  
"I love treats and attention and when you ask me just the right way I'll show you my wonderful jog, working trot, road trot and smooth canter!"

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Annie  
Born:  
Sex: Mare  
Breed:  
Height:  
Therapeutic riding career:  
Previous life:  
"From the horse's mouth"  
 
 

 

Name: Dakota
Born: 1996
Sex: Mare
Breed: Quarter Horse
Height:  
Therapeutic riding career: Dakota is being leased and will be with us on a trial basis, starting with our spring 2014 session. She has great potential!
Previous life:  
"From the horse's mouth"  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Fletcher
Born:  
Sex: Gelding
Breed:  
Height:  
Therapeutic riding career: He's a newbie, having been received from the Minnesota Hooved Animal Rescue in fall 2013.
Previous life:  
"From the horse's mouth"  

 

 

 

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
 

 

 

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