Therapy horses Valor and her sister Magic are Sheriff's Deputies and their therapy horse friends are first responders. Learn about their work with community outreach programs, with children who have lost family members in the line of duty and with victims of crime.
One of History's Ten Most Courageous Animals - TIME Magazine
Most Heroic Pet In America - AARP
A Reader's Digest/Americantowns Power of One Hero
2014 winner of the E.T. York Distinguished Service Award
One of the Seven Most Notable Animal Heroes in the World - The Daily Mirror 2014
One of 10 Most Heroic Animals of 2010 - Newsweek / Daily Beast
Deputy with the Alachua County Sheriff's Office
Included in the book 125 True Stories of Amazing Pets - National Geographic Kids 2014
2014 Breyer Portrait Model Horse (with her therapy buddy Hamlet)
The United State Equestrian Federation Horse /Equus Foundation Horse Stars Hall of Fame 2015
Teams of tiny therapy horses visit over 45,000 adults and children each year inside hospitals, hospice programs, assisted living programs and with families who have experienced traumatic events.
From the children and first responders of Sandy Hook Elementary School / Newtown, CT to those dealing with the church tragedy in Charleston, SC to the tornado survivors of Moore, OK, these little horses bring their special love where it is needed most.
Gentle Carousel is an all volunteer 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity.
The Power of Magic has been released!
Packed with photos, tons of fun facts and stories about therapy horse Magic and friends, it is a book that can be enjoyed by both children and adults.