OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/24/13) – On a slightly chilly September Saturday, a sizeable crowd turned out to support a non-profit at its Fall Jamboree fundraiser.

Dream Riders, located at Bittel Equestrian Center off of Hwy. 60, provides therapeutic horse-back riding services to disabled children and adults in the Daviess County area. It helps adults and children suffering traumatic brain injury, cerebral-palsy, and intellectual disabilities. The horses are a "non-conventional tool for therapy", said Clark. A physical therapist helps to evaluate where the children are in their disability and to determine which horses and equipment are suitable for the riders based on compatibility and skill level.

SurfKY News
Photos provided by Taylor Riley

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14

Weather Sponsored by

1 DOW 16,351.38
+293.03 (1.82%)    
2 S&P 1,948.86
+35.01 (1.83%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,749.98
+113.87 (2.46%)    

Stock Report Sponsored by

Most Read This Week

August 31, 2015 6646

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 4862

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
August 30, 2015 3904

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 30, 2015 2470

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 2360

Kentucky State Park Camping Deal Offered in…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 19005

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 11991

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 02, 2015 4862

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
September 02, 2015 2351

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1776

UPDATE: Missing Teen Located

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1754

Woman Allegedly Passed Out at Wheel Charged with…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 901

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - September 2, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 807

Gov. Beshear's Statement on County Clerks,…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 792

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 712

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 655

GPD Conducting Safety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 626

Blood Drive Boosts Blood Bank Deposits

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News