Meet Our Horses

Cookie


It is with a very heavy heart that we announce the passing of one of our very special InStride Therapy horses, "Cookie". "Somewhere...somewhere in time's own...

Bolt


Bolt is our smallest equine staff member and has been on loan to InStride since 2018 from his owner and InStride Therapeutic Riding Coordinator, Lisa...

Cheyenne


Cheyenne was generously donated by the Swalm family in 2006. Cheyenne is a solid chestnut Quarter horse with a challenging gait for every rider. His movement...

Dixie


Dixie aka “Almost Famous” was generously donated by Natalie Bahk in 2019. Her prior career as a hunter/jumper show and lesson horse has positioned Dixie to be a...

Doc


Doc is a Sorrel Quarter horse with championship bloodlines who was purchased by InStride in 2011. He had a previous career as a cutting horse with the registered...

Grace


Grace is a Palomino Quarter horse who has been at InStride since 2006 and is on loan to InStride by her owner, Sue Button. Grace provides our clients...

Hope


Hope is a sorrel Paint mare who was generously donated to InStride in 2007 by Amelia Lyons. She is a very kind and tolerant mare who is ideal for new clients. Hope...

Lucky


Lucky is a bay Quarter Horse mare who was purchased by Jacqueline Frascella and donated to Instride in 2018. Lucky’s previous career was as a successful show horse on the...

Merlin


Merlin is a sorrel and white Paint who was generously donated to InStride by a current volunteer and Therapeutic Riding Instructor, Suzie Giddings.He had a varied...

Minnie


Minnie is also being loaned to InStride by Lisa Morningstar. Minnie works alongside Bolt in multiple programs at InStride and is a favorite of the...

Missy


Missy is a dun Paint mare who was generously donated to InStride in 2018 by Carla Koeffler and was previously owned by InStride staff member,...

Peanut


Peanut is a grey Kiger Mustang pony who was donated to InStride in 2015 by Linda McCartney from a loving home where she had purchased him for her...

Sam


Sam is a Percheron/ Quarter Horse gelding who is on loan by one of InStride’s board members, Lisa Spillman. Sam is our largest therapy horse and is...

Toby


Toby is our newest addition to the barn, coming all the way from Tennessee. He is on loan to InStride from Linda Bowersock and was actually trained as a 3...

OUR PARTNERS

  • Logo Bofa
  • Logo Hippotherapyassociation
  • Logo Path
  • Logo Bbt
  • Logo Osprey
  • Logo Kimal
  • Logo Gulfcoastcommunity
  • Logo Plantationcommunity

1629 Ranch Rd • Nokomis, Florida 34275 • (941) 412-9333

Copyright © 2019 InStride Therapy. All Rights Reserved.
NOTION Design Group