Brighter Pastures uses proven experience-based horse-human interactions to foster behavioral, social, emotional, spiritual, physical, cognitive and psychological growth. Through riding lessons based on Centered and Balanced Riding with emphasis on Resistance Free learning with the horse, students will ride in western saddles, english saddles, and bareback. Our students learn proper form, rein aids, leg aids, seat aids, and vocal cues.
Our Equine Assisted Growth program provides interaction with horses in a way that promotes emotional healing and growth.... (read more) Equine Assisted Growth is extremely beneficial to those who have experienced or are currently experiencing grief, trauma, abuse, life-threatening illnesses, physical disabilities, ADD/ADHD, and Autism-spectrum disorders. Our program encourages individuals to interact with horses in a way that teaches: trust, empathy, communication, and respect.