Our Horses

Ahava

Therapy and Wellness Center

“In the end, we don’t know what horses can do. We only know that when, over the past thousands of years, we have asked something more of them, at least some of them have readily supplied it.”

 – Jane Smiley

OUR HORSES

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Ahava

Therapy and Wellness Center

Meet the real miracle workers... The Horses

Meet Tommy!

Tommy is a great addition to Ahava.  He is a 23 year old sorrel-overo paint and has had an interesting life.  In the past Tommy was used in mounted shooting competitions and used to pony race horses all over the country.  He has even flown in air planes!!!  As a race horse companion horse, Tommy would keep his hyper-vigilant racing counterparts calm and collected before their races.  His ability to read stress in his companion and respond to balance that stress and calm his partner makes him a perfect addition to our program.

Support our Horses

On Average, it costs over $7000 a year per horse to cover basic needs like hay, grain, veterinary care, farrier visits and equipment.  We could not help our heroes without our amazing Equine Partners.  To help support the care of our horses and help us add more horses to our herd, click on the donate button bellow, from there you can select the Ahava Herd Donation option! 

Thank You for supporting our horses and our heroes!!! 

You will be redirected to the PayPal secure site where you can select how you would like us to use your donation.

 

We are currently raising funds to purchase land, build horse facilities and acquire horses!

 

Want to help, click on the help us grow link below!

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We Need You!

We are a 501 (c)(3) Non-Profit and rely completely on Donations.  Our first goal is to purchase a larger property and build horse facilities.  For more information on how you can help, info on our current fundraising goals, on becoming a Sponsor, on Joining our Board of Directors as a Non-Voting Member or how to Donate goods and services, click on the Horse Human Heart Icon.  Together, we can make a difference by providing healing and restoring hope!