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BITS (Back in the Saddle) Equine Therapy Center
Nonprofit provides horseback riding lessons, therapeutic horseback riding and animal-assisted interaction program serving individuals with special needs, veterans and families. Follow on Facebook.
Alpine, CA
FB: @backinthesaddleriding

Heart and Hooves Therapy
Nonprofit animal therapy program enhances speech/language skills, sensory skills and social communication through the care of and interaction with mini-horses and other animals. For people with disabilities and siblings. Held onsite in Ramona and travels throughout San Diego.

Helen Woodward Animal Center
Offers therapeutic riding for ages 4 and up. Experienced PATH certified staff develop lesson plans to suit each rider.
6523 Helen Woodward Way
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
858-756-4117 x321

Ivey Ranch Park Therapeutic Horseback Riding Program
Therapeutic horseback riding, afterschool and all-day care, and in-home respite care available. Right near Mission San Luis Rey.

110 Rancho del Oro Dr.
Oceanside, CA 92057

Magic Horse Therapeutic Riding Center
A member of the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship, this center offers therapeutic riding and equine assisted activities for people with disabilities and their families.
Lakeside, CA 92040

Partners Therapeutic Horsemanship
Provides riding instruction and positive physical/emotional experiences through interaction with horses. All with disabilities enjoy the benefits of being outdoors by participating in therapeutic horseback riding and equine care.
15665 El Monte Rd.
Lakeside, CA 92040

Peaceful Hearts for Change
Therapeutic riding program at Peaceful Hearts Ranch. Follow on Facebook.
45375 Vista Del Mar
Temecula, CA 92590
FB: @peacefulheartsranch

PoVa (Poway Valley) Therapeutic Riding Center
Our mission is to provide equine-assisted activities and therapies
to children and adults with physical, cognitive and/or emotional disabilities.
14433 Tierra Bonita Rd.
Poway, CA 92064

Therapeutic horseback riding for children and adults.
4461 S Mission Rd.
Fallbrook, CA 92028

Ride Above Disability Therapeutic Riding Center
PATH-member riding center that teaches recreational riding to enhance the physical, emotional and social lives of those with special needs. Each client gets a weekly lesson that is tailored to their needs and goals.
Rolling Hills Boarding Stable
15529 Sycamore Canyon Rd.
Poway, CA 92064

Rockin’ L&D Ranch
Recreational riding and therapeutic equine program.
1019 Deodar Rd.
Escondido, CA 92026

Salisbury Farms: Horses Helping Humans
Equine facilitated psychotherapy by a licensed psychologist for families with Autism Spectrum Disorders, emotional disturbances and trauma.
13530 Willow Rd.
Lakeside, CA 92040

San Diego Therapeutic Horsemanship
PATH international premiere accredited center provides equine assisted activities and therapies.
2180 Monument Rd.
SD 92154

Sunshine Ranch Therapeutic Riding
Provides PATH-certified, accessible, high-quality instruction in therapeutic horsemanship to improve the physical, cognitive and social abilities of kids (3 and up) and adults with special needs.
Heartland Ranch Equestrian Center
Lakeside, CA

TEACH (Therapeutic Equestrian Activity Center for the Handicapped)
Therapeutic horseback riding lessons.
12152 Moreno Ave.
Lakeside, CA 92040

TERI Therapeutic Equestrian Program
Trained and licensed staff help students with Autism, ASD and learning and mental health disabilities increase strength and muscle tone, improve balance, and improve hand-eye coordination.
251 Airport Rd.
Oceanside, CA 92058


Canine Companions for Independence
Nonprofit organization enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support.
124 Rancho del Oro Dr.
Oceanside, CA 92057

Canine Learning Centers
Six-week therapy dog training course with a certified trainer and behavioralist to provide comfort and companionship in a therapeutic setting.

Good Dog Autism Companions
Places canine companions in homes of children with Autism to increase a sense of calm, safety and communication and to help build social bridges for the child.
855 S Main Ave. #K-162
Fallbrook, CA 92028

Kindred Spirits Canine Education Program
Nonprofit trains privately owned dogs to work as personal service dogs. Each dog is trained with skills needed for each individual owner. Training for therapy dogs, PTSD
and mobility support service dogs.
3343 E Vista Way, Vista, CA 92084

Leashes 4 Life International Assistance Dogs
Nonprofit that places puppies with physically challenged individuals and provides training to produce highly skilled service dogs.
5481 Via Alcazar, SD, 92111

Paws 4 Healing
Volunteer members and their registered pets provide scheduled, animal-assisted activities/therapy services at local hospitals, nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, schools and children’s centers.

Paws’itive Teams Service and Therapy Dogs
Service dogs for people with physical disabilities and facility dogs to enhance the experiences in a therapeutic setting. Dogs work with trainers and therapists to serve children and adults.
7031 Carroll Rd., SD 92121

Ranch Coastal Humane Society
Pet Assisted Therapy introduces volunteers and their trained therapy dogs to people who benefit from spending time with animals that provide love and comfort.
389 Requeza St.
Encinitas, CA 92024

Shelter Dogs to Dream Dogs
Animal Behavioral Therapist and trainer Cate Sacks trains shelter dogs as therapy or service dogs at her local nonprofit. She also provides training for qualified family pets and their owners.

Tender Loving Canines and Guide Dogs of America
Local nonprofit provides trained dogs for those with Autism, mobility issues and wounded warriors. Recipients receive training on care, health and safety; and TLCAD works to ensure the relationship and recertification for the remainder of the dog’s life.

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