Therapy Horses of 

   Gentle Carousel


Therapy horses Magic and Hamlet are honored to be Breyer Portrait Model Horses. Magic is the first real horse to ever tour the famous Breyer factory.


    Gentle Carousel Miniature TherapY Horses Bring Their Love Where It is needed most.


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. 


HOME of HERO Therapy Horse MAGIC


 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


 2014 Breyer Portrait Model Horse (with her therapy buddy Hamlet)


 The United State Equestrian Federation Horse /Equus Foundation Horse Stars Hall of Fame  2015