Lessons and Sessions We Currently Offer 2015- 2016
Baby Steps To Horses
"Always Admired the Beauty of the HORSE?"
Afraid to Be Near the Horse learn with Patience and Consistancy Classes for Groundwork or Equine Assisted Therapy. *We will
keep you informed of upcoming seminars.*
Caring With Combs
fits the needs of anyone who wants to be closer to horses and does not wish to ride. Our Clinicians will design a private
personalized program designed for anyones specific needs whether they wish to groom, hug, photograph, draw or just be around
horses. We have a variety of horses in size from ponies to regular horses. Give us a call if you would like to interact with
horses in a unique way.
We are a 501(c)3 which enables us to permit those in need of community
service to come to our facility. Those who want to give back to the community, who
need community service to graduate, hours for college or schooling and those who are required by the
horse crazy? Ever want to just nuzzle up to a soft nose and go for a ride with an
equine friend? Here at Healing with Horses we are have started a new program for
the youths of our community to have an experience like no other. Join the "Elite Equestrian
Club of HWH" and share the love of our four legged friends, gain horse knowledge and experience with
our staff and certified instructors. We offer extensive horse knowledge, horse handling, safety procedures, horse back
riding, grooming and bonding with the horse, bringing the community closer to horses, horse communication and behavior, training
demonstrations, games and activities. Programs will run after school. We are seeking out children from Middle
Schools throuh High School. This program runs in three month intervals and meets weekly. Prices $600.oo in advance for
three months which totals $50.00. If not paid in advance the cost will be $75.00 weekly.
Equine Communication Classes
Have you ever wondered what horses are
thinking? We offer classes here at "Healing With Horses" at WildRose Horse Farm that will teach you how to read
equine body language which will make you aware of not only horse body language it will teach you human body language as well.
Observe the hierachy of the herd. Interact with the horses verbally and through body language. This class will not only enlighten
you, it will be an unimaginable experience. Learn what horses are saying to each other just by their body language, the unspoken
language, position of ears, nostrils, eye contact and the way they move. Learning body language of the horse is imperative
to bonding with a horse and is helpful when riding in any Therapeutic Lesson Program. Call to register for this Exceptional
Class which has been written about in "The Day" newspaper and "Montville Times". Check our updates
Equine Angel Advocates (Sponsor a Horse)
We are offering a program called "Angel Sponsor's" a horse at WildRose
Horse Farm. This program will help the horses sponsored with hay and grain through the
winter months. It also includes vetting and farrier bills. For $50.00 a month you can sponsor
your favorite horse. Pick a horse from the gallery in our website you wish to sponsor e mail
or call us. You can make hay or grain purchases through any feed and grain store in CT to make a purchase for the farm. You
will be kept updated with photos, news letters and visitation is encouraged for your sponsored horse by appointment. Call
Shari for more information. This program continues through out the year.
Fillies Equestrian Club
Soft muzzles, smell of leather, hay and
sound of hoofbeats speak to your soul? Reaching out to the community, important information
of owning a horse, horse talk meetings and discussions, Kre8ive Classes to connect with horses artistically, Art Therapy, Photo
assisted Therapy, Grooming and Bonding with horses, observing horse communication and activities. We meet once a week Tuesday here
at the farm from 6:30 to 8:00 pm
up to learn about riding horses at any level or dicipline. You will receive professional instruction in a calm, safe and
positive environment. Become one with horse through partnership. You will develop balance and coordination skills that will
further your equine riding esperience. With lessons ou will also learn other equine skills such as grooming, tacking, horse
communication and equine management.
Kre8ive Horse Kamp
A three hour horse
camp held year round ages 8 through 17, teaching arts, crafts, this encludes horse related
activities held on Saturdays. Summer horse camp for two separate weeks in the summer.
Saviors for Survivors
Program to benefit our Veterans suffering from PTSD, Trauma and
Depression. This generally falls under our Equine Assisted Therapy program which provides a specialized program created and
individualized for our clients needs. Anyone that has served in the military in need of Horse Therapy qualifies for this
Therapeutic Riding Lessons
offer therapeutic riding lessons to those with emotional and cognitive disabilities. We offer a "safe haven" here
at our facility where we work individually with our clients needs. We also reach out to those going through rough transitions
in life such as losing a loved one, family changes such as divorce and those suffering from depression. Healing
with Horses also works with those who have served our country and rovide a place where they may share their experiences. Our
thereapeutic horses offer affection, boost of confidence and increase self worth.
Trotting out of Fibromyalgia
Has pain ever consumed your physical being? Do your muscles and
nerves ache to the point whee it is overwhelming and draining? Are life's simple joys increasingly becoming harder to grasp?
We have created a new program to help you feel "normal" again. Let us guide you through a safe approach to performing
activities you never thought you would be able to accomplish. After visiting our therapeutic horses you will leave with complete
bliss and a sense of accomplishent and harmony. *Weekly meetings
We are always in need of volunteers! Healing with Horses volunteers dedicate themselves to farm management and the
well being of our animals as well as being involved in our programs and riding lessons
we offer here. Volunteers help teach and instruct Equine Assisted Therapy (EAT) "
and therapeutic riding along with general riding lessons. To volunteer here at the
facility we ensure that you will have extensive horse knowledge and experience as we certify you through our "Safety
Training Program". You will learn farm management, general care of horses and farm animals, safe handling of horses and
horse communication and behaviors
Asolescences with Anger or Addiction problems those who come from a difficult life style at home resulting in anger
issues, Domestic Violence, those who are suffering from being bullied at school and finding it difficult to cope
with those who, themselves are bullies and act out to others due to anger issues. Adolescences
can come to a calm and controlled environment where they can learn to accept their problems
with anger or addiction an start the healing process of gaining self appreciation and new beginnings.
Group sessions will give them comfort to connect with those going through similar situations. Kids will also be given a chance
to confide and be reassured by our therapy horses through bonding and communication that helps find acceptance. Adolescences
will have full support from mentors and certified instructors that will encourage important coping skills in their daily lives.
The support through rough times with these kids will be vital in their recovery to stay clean/sober and dealing with anger.
This program gives them reasons to stay sober, to reteach communication skills with the help of Certified Instructors
through Equine Assisted Therapy.