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Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.

EIN: 16-1384642
Founded: 1990
Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.
950 Amherst Street
Buffalo NY 14216
Last Updated 2018-03-27

Public Charity

Equine Welfare Network Guardian
We are proud to be a *2018 Guardian and share our horse care & use practices with the public.


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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
The Mission of the Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center is to enhance the development and quality of life for special needs children in Western New York by providing an accredited therapeutic riding program in a safe and nurturing environment

Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation):  Public Service

Our organization operates programs involved with providing equine assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) using certified instructors for individuals with special needs.

Our organization is directly responsible for the care and shelter of horses.

100% of our total programs and services are horse-related.

Our organization conducts its horse-related programs at one facility.

Volunteer Opportunities

Groom And Tack Up Horses
Minimum Age: 15
Each horse needs to be groomed before the rider gets on. The next step is tacking up the horse.

Minimum Age: 16
Usually two people are needed to walk on either side of the horse and rider

Wish List Items

Therapeutic Saddle Pads
5 needed.

Trigger Snaps
6 Needed

D Savers
Need 8.

Rein Aids
We could really use two new sest.

Adjustable Handle Reins
We could really use 2 set.

Solid Rings
3 sets needed.

White Training Cones
2 sets needed.

Assorted Golf And Tennis Balls

Foldable Blanket Bars
30 needed.

Portable Mounting Mats
4 needed.

Stall Mats
12 needed.

*Guardians are organizations on the Equine Welfare Network that demonstrate a commitment to public transparency and accountability by their willingness to publish and share extensive data about their operations. The Guardian Designation is awarded annually.