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Welcome to TREAT Riding!

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About Us

TREAT Riding is an equine assisted therapeutic riding program at Tarleton State University that uses horseback riding as a form of therapy. We are a Premier Accredited Center through the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH International). We provide physical, mental, and emotional therapy in a fun environment that makes our clients want to participate. Animal assisted activities improve self-confidence, self-awareness, and discipline. Equine assisted activity is an effective treatment for many types of disabilities. Individuals with the following ailments a just a few examples of who respond best to equine assisted activity.

  • Autism
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Head Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Emotional Disturbances
  • Developmental Delay
  • Spina Bifida
  • Scoliosis
  • Poliomyelitis

We are dedicated to providing quality equine assisted activities at a price anyone can afford. TREAT rides cost $10 for a half hour session. Check for scholarship availability for those that are needing financial assistance.

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