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Saratoga WarHorse Connections – Winter, 2017

By on Dec 12, 2017 in Newsletter |

It may happen months, years, even decades after a veteran has seen active military duty. Pain and hopelessness have no expiration dates. This isn’t words and pills. It’s only three days of commitment. And there’s no charge to the veteran. It is a profound healing experience between one human being and another equally complex individual – a horse – an animal that has...

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Saratoga Non-Profit Gives Retired Horses Renewed Purpose Helping Vets

By on Aug 1, 2017 in News |

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The end of a horse’s career on the track doesn’t mean that horse’s impact in Saratoga is over. The non-profit “Saratoga WarHorse” takes retired Thoroughbreds and pairs them with veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress. The experience helps the vets cope with some of the symptoms that come with PTSD....

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Saratoga WarHorse Equine Spotlight – Spring, 2017

By on Jun 27, 2017 in Newsletter |

His racing name was Groom’s Point, but to those that know and love him he is Kip. When I was contacted about Kip there was something about his description that drew me. He could be ridden according to his owner, but she sensed he desired a different role as healer. Horses are natural intuits and are the key component of Saratoga WarHorse. Kip has been with the...

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