A Word about Equine Therapy for Veterans

by Elias Alias , November 12, 2015 Ray Knell, left, and Ben Masters cross the Thoroughfare River in Yellowstone National Park.   We know that about twenty Veterans per day commit suicide. We know that Veterans’ families often times face daunting difficulties at home while servicemen are ... More

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EAGALA Military Services

EAGALA Military Services Within the Military Community, there is a growing interest in equine therapy supporting the psychological health and family relationships of service members, veterans and their families worldwide. EAGALA Military Services EAGALA Military Services is a designation which ... More

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The Healing Power of Horse Therapy for PTSD

Orlando-based David Vernaza, 43, a retired Navy Seabee, remembers scanning a group of horses in front of him and settling on a feisty gray quarter horse gelding named Jake. “I want that one,” he remembers saying. Vernaza wasn’t going for a trail ride or a lesson — he was looking for a horse to change his life ... More