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Therapeutic Horseback Riding

There is no secret so close as that between a rider and a horse.

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Courage is being scared, but saddling up anyway.

Our riders inspire us every day with their courage, their willingness to learn, and their ability to take on a new challenge. Our horses are helping people with special needs reach their goals that they never imagined possible. Horses reach people in extraordinary ways.

Here are some of their stories.

Emily’s Story

Emily’s Story

Emily, who has Downs Syndrome, along with congenital heart disease and Celiac Disease, was very young when her mother first heard of Pegasus Special Riders. They had horses at their home, which Emily loved.

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Ryker’s Story

Ryker’s Story

Ryker was referred to Pegasus Special Riders in August of 2011 by a local Physical Therapist, he was 18 months old. At that time he presented with low postural tone and ligamentous laxity.

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Bryn’s Story

Bryn’s Story

Bryn has been riding at Pegasus since she was 18 months old. Her bubbly personality continues to fill the barn with lots of joy and laughter. Whether it’s singing or story telling or therapeutic

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Pegasus Special Riders

6668 S. Carthage Rd.
Oregon, IL 61061


(815) 973-3177


Office Hours:

Mon-Fri by Appointment