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Nickname: Doc
Birth Year: 1992. Gender: Gelding. Breed: Tennesse Walker.
Affiliated with RideAbility Therapeutic Riding Center .


Doc is a 26 year old amazing wise horse that has been with our therapeutic riding program for 5 years. Doc is a Special Olympian partner for both South and North Carolina. Doc is loved and ridden not only by our children with special needs children, he helps our adults as well. He assists adults with traumatic brain injuries and our incredible veterans. He has been in our veteran s program for 5 years serving our military. He is kind and patient and loves each of his incredible riders that needs extra TLC. He competes twice a year for Special Olympics. He is truly an amazing horse loves by so many. Doc deserves to win this very generous award. Helping him with wonderful products for his health and fitness to continue to partner with his riders.

Relationship of Nominator to Nominee
Doc is our oldest horse at 26 years old in our therapeutic riding program. We are a charity that serves special needs riders. Over 52% of our riders cannot afford to pay and we require many donations to help us succeed. As you know feed and supplements are costly and we want to keep our horses healthy and fit. We would be excited to win this award to help Doc continue to help his amazing riders for many more years with great supplements and feed. -- WENDY SCHONFELD