Healing of Our Veterans through Equine Assisted Services (HOOVES) is a Non-profit program that was founded in January 2001 to assist veterans not only with healing emotional trauma, but also families with re-integration, self-discovery, anger management, and conflict resolution. We offer individual, family, and group sessions as well as a mustang gentling program.
What we want veterans to know is that: there’s no riding involved; programs are always 100% FREE; confidentiality is maintained at all times; all therapy is either Equine Therapy or Equine Assisted Learning (EAL) and are a self-healing process; and there’s no traditional therapy used. The HOOVES Program produces profound results because it:
HOOVES expanded in January 2010 when it became evident that our services were needed by individuals from all walks of life. Now open to anyone seeking to heal and/or grow, we work out of two locations and added Riverbed Equine Therapy Services (RETS) to better serve those in the NW Ohio area.