Our Horses 2018-01-26T15:37:01+00:00

MEET OUR THERAPY HORSES

“Little Fishy”

Little Fishy is a 14 year old Standardbred Gelding.  He is a retired Harness Racehorse and was donated by his former owner with the intention he spends the second half of his life helping others.  Little Fishy is smart and funny and loves to give rides to our Veterans in a jog cart so they can experience the thrill of racing.

Favorite treat:  cookies

Wrecking Ball
“Crapper”

Crapper is a 19 year old Standardbred Gelding.  He is a retired Harness Racehorse owned by Laurie Chapman, Volunteer. Crapper has been with Laurie since his birth on their family’s breeding farm.  Crapper has a long history of Parade Marching and loves to be brushed by our Veterans.

Favorite treat:  apples

Carolina Becker
“Noisy”

Noisy is a 13 year old Standardbred Gelding.  He is a retired Harness Racehorse also owned by Laurie Chapman, Volunteer.  He came to Laurie from a rough home.  Noisy raced as a “pacer”  and won races both with and without hobbles (special leg halter) which is quite rare. Noisy is a gentle soul and loves to dance to hip hop music.

Favorite treat:  donuts