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Therapeutic Riding vs. Hippotherapy

Published on January 30, 2013 under Uncategorized
Both involve horses, but do you know the difference between therapeutic riding & hippotherapy? Therapeutic Riding teaches the rider to control the horse using such skills as reining and use of aids. All therapeutic riding…
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Can you find Waldo?

Published on January 2, 2013 under Uncategorized
With Waldo's assistance, a young lady was able to take her first independent steps of her life..... at age 14. Read the letter at the following link http://hetra.org/index_files/2012AnnualFundletter.pdf
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“Leading Me”

Published on December 31, 2012 under Uncategorized
A poem written by a HETRA parent.... “Leading Me” Up on that horse, he’s the star of the show, If only you could be there to see that child glow, The smile on this face…
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Christmas Time at HETRA!

Published on December 20, 2012 under Uncategorized
It is Christmas time at HETRA! Thanks to Jenna Glidden for her gift to HETRA of a RED lead rope, Sara Wolfson for her variety of items, and Kathy Sangimino for curtains at the office!…
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HETRA volunteer recognized in the Omaha World Herald!

Published on October 31, 2012 under Uncategorized
Here is the link the Omaha World Herald mention: http://omaha.com/article/20121027/NEWS02/710279975/1691#noteworthy Read more about this amazing young lady...... The Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy, HETRA, is excited to announce Madeline “Maddie” Jarosik was named the Professional…
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