Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.

Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.
950 Amherst Street
Buffalo, NY 14216
Phone: 716-877-9295

EIN: 16-1384642
Founded: 1990
Last Updated 2019-09-02

Public Charity

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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 does NOT conduct Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies (EAAT) in accordance with the EQUUS Foundation Guidelines on Qualifications of Organizations Conducting Equine-Assisted Activities and Therapies (EAAT)

Our organization does not provide community outreach and/or public education programs involving horses.

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

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

Stall Mats
12 needed.

Portable Mounting Mats
4 needed.

Foldable Blanket Bars
30 needed.

Assorted Golf And Tennis Balls

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.

Therapeutic Saddle Pads
5 needed.

D Savers
Need 8.

Trigger Snaps
6 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.
Equine Welfare Network Guardian

We are proud to be a 2019 Guardian and share our horse care & use practices with the public.

We welcome you to donate directly to us. We will receive 100% of your donation made here.


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