Grace as skeleton for Halloween
Northwoods boys
Worker bees
Show Ribbons
Horse and Buddy Road Trip
Little Library
Pony love
Misty in mirror
Max with ring
Holly with round bales
Towerco group shot

Our Mission

At Horse and Buddy our mission is to enrich the lives of individual with diverse needs through equine assisted therapies and activities in a safe, caring, and inclusive environment.

Our vision is to be a center of excellence in our field, transforming lives in our community. 

Values Statement - We pledge:

  • Safety as our number one priority.

  • Professionalism by following PATH standards and certification requirements.

  • Compassion in all we do.

  • Respect to our riders, parents, caregivers, volunteers, donors, and staff (equine and human).

  • FUN!

"Horse & Buddy meets all riders where they are in their development, embracing them with the respect and love that help them to grow stronger and more confident physically and emotionally.  Horse & Buddy is an amazingly supportive extended circle of family and friends to all riders and their parents."
Volunteer Survey, 2020

Meet the Family!

Jack Markwordt with ribbon on Grace.jpg