Our Work About Us Funding Guidelines Horse Whisperers Recipients Photo Credits
Equine Welfare Network Sign Up Here Equine Charity Network Alliance Guardians Champions Equine Education Network

Awards Equine Award Horse Stars Hall of Fame Humanitarian Award Klinger Award Research Fellowship
Get Involved Make a Donation #RideForHorses Join Here Winners Circle Who's In! Best Performance Attend an Event

EQUUStars Partners News Contact Us Login Individual Organization

America's Horses
Need Our Protection!


Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.

EIN: 16-1384642
Founded: 1990
Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.
950 Amherst Street
Buffalo NY 14216
Last Updated 2017-01-31

Public Charity

Equine Welfare Network Guardian
We are proud to be a *2017 Guardian and share our horse care & use practices with the public.

View our WEBSITE



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.

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

Volunteer Opportunities

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

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.

Wish List Items

Portable Mounting Mats
4 needed.

Foldable Blanket Bars
30 needed.

White Training Cones
2 sets needed.

Assorted Golf And Tennis Balls

Solid Rings
3 sets needed.

Adjustable Handle Reins
We could really use 2 set.

Rein Aids
We could really use two new sest.

Trigger Snaps
6 Needed

D Savers
Need 8.

Therapeutic Saddle Pads
5 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.