Welcome to BREATHE!

 Baraboo River Equine-Assisted Therapies, Inc.

A PATH-member Therapeutic Riding Center in Sauk County, WI

BREATHE is a Member Center of the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH).  PATH sets standards for equine-assisted services centers worldwide.  All instructors are Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructors under PATH or Spirit Horse International. 


MISSION AND VISION

We provide equine-assisted activities and therapies to children and adults with special needs, while supporting the physical, mental, and emotional health of each individual in their interaction with horses and staff.  BREATHE is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization.  People with a wide spectrum of disabilities, and unique life challenges benefit from equine-assisted services.  Using Equine-Assisted Therapeutic Riding, individuals may improve both physically & psychologically (e.g., demonstrating increased attention, motivation, and communication skills).  Equine-Assisted services and therapeutic riding have increased in popularity and gained recognition world-wide as an effective aid for the development of many life skills.  BREATHE serves individuals age four through adult faced by any number of life challenges.

New Riders must complete the Rider Registration Packet and submit it to BREATHE via email or mail. 

Click on the link above for the packet. 

Email: info@barabooriverequineassistedtherapies.org.    Mail: P.O. Box 101, Baraboo, WI 53913


PLEASE NOTE: The packet must have the signed Physician's Statement included in order to be considered complete.


Completed packets will be reviewed for initial eligibility.  If your rider appears eligible, he/she will be invited to attend an intake appointment, where we will evaluate whether BREATHE will be suited for the rider's needs. 

The intake assessment will be charged as one lesson period and fee is due at time of appointment.