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Little Britches Therapeutic Riding

P.O. Box 120
Woodbury CT 06798
860-350-5050


Tax ID/EIN: 06-1342553
Year Founded: 1979
Last Updated 2017-06-15

Public Charity

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

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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 Little Britches mission is to expand and challenge the physical and emotional boundaries of children with special needs through the use of horses. We facilitate sensory integration and the development of self esteem, physical strength, and mental well being. We provide recreation for a lifetime.

Horse-related programs:
Little Britches provides equine assisted activities and therapies to individuals with disabilities.

Non-horse-related programs:
We do not provide non-horse-related activities.


Volunteer Opportunities


Horse Leaders And Side Walkers
Minimum Age: 14
Teenagers and adults who are physically capable of walking and trotting along with our riders. Equine experience / education is desirable, but we will train. We also have a therapeutic driving program and welcome volunteers with driving experience.


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*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.