Meet Our Therapy Horses

Tony 2

Tony is as steady as they come. This tall, handsome gelding has crowd-pleasing style, and a great personality, making him a very popular addition to our herd.

Gloria summer 19

Gloria is our sweet, sassy miniature horse. Born in 2008, Gloria came to us in 2017 and serves as Horses of Hope’s unofficial mascot. She is a great introduction to equine assisted services for anyone wanting to first meet a pint-sized version of a horse, and she is also a great trail companion.


Mr. Murphy is a fun little pony with lots of personality! He loves to spend time with our younger clients, especially those working toward more independent riding. Murphy is an experienced teacher, and we are thrilled he has joined our herd!


Butch is a veteran trail horse, with a laid-back, been there, done that kind of attitude that makes him a great fit for our younger clients looking in increase their confidence. His favorite place to be is out on the trails.

Prince in the Sun

Prince is our gentle giant. This curious and kind Belgian is great for riders of all sizes. Prince loves to explore the trails, play games and have a good grooming session.

Dallie head

Avondale “Dallie” is our gentle giant! Born in 2007 and standing over 17 hands tall, this sweet Percheron draft horse is wonderful for clients of all shapes and sizes! She enjoys time spent with people best, and of course, horse treats.


As easy-going as she is easy to look at, this mellow mare has it all. Bandita enjoys getting bathed and groomed, as well as working with clients learning riding skills.


Don’t be fooled! We have TWO chestnut paints* here at HOH! Blue is a lovely, sweet-tempered gelding, and once you get to know them, you’ll start to see the differences between him and Bandita (HINT: Look at their ears and their eyes)

*There are actually THREE chestnut paints at HOH. Do you know who the 3rd is??


Mr. Eugene (Eyebrows) is the sweetest guy around. This tall, lean Paint horse loves attention, and cannot wait to spend time with his friends!

Brewen best

Brewen is our lovable Norwegian Fjord. Short and stocky, he loves to play games and spend time with his friends. Brewen is a always up for an adventure, and is much loved by our community.


Ella is a wonderful, sweet mare who loves attention from her human friends. Ella is a shining example of the fact that we are all unique and that we all have something special to contribute to the world. She is a true princess.


Simba is our sensitive Haflinger gelding. Simba is an introvert, he watches and observes before he decides to interact with people. This intuitive, gentle horse is great with clients who are working on building confidence and independence.

Pete, Felix and Pearl

Our barn cats, Pete, Felix and Pearl work hard to protect our feed supplies from critters. They also provide cuddle therapy to family members, caregivers, volunteers and staff!