Heart of Bleau - Equine Therapist

  • I am the newest member of the team.
  • I stand over 16 hands high.
  • My birthday is May 29, 2005.
  • My grandfather was a thorough bred.
  • I am a registered American Quarter Horse.

 If you are currently working with a therapist, please have your therapist contact us directly to partner with us in providing equine assisted psychotherapy.

We are currently accepting applications from certified therapists to join us.

Nancy Lyon - Equine Specialist & Executive Director

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney
    • Elementary Education - 1980
    • K-12 School Counselor - 1996
  • Horse Powered Reading Certificate - 2015
  • EAGALA Certified since 2014
  • Former Title One Math & Reading Instructor
  • Worked with at-risk youth for 35+ years.

Dan Lyon - Equine Specialist

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney
    • Industrial Arts Education - 1984
  • EAGALA certified since 2014
  • Worked with at-risk youth for 25+ years
  • TRANE Technician
    • ​Kearney Regional Hospital

JB - The Official Greeter

  • I will be the first person to welcome you,
  • I am a six year old black lab (mixed with a few other breeds.)
  • I was named after the two-time world professional bull riding champion (PBR) -  JB Mooney

Indy - Equine Therapist

  • I am blue roan - POA (Pony of America).
  • I am 16 years old.
  • I am a former Cowboy Mounted Shooting horse.
  • I am the second newest to this team of equine therapists.
  • Come and discover more about me.

In Memory of Frosty

  • Frosty was one of the original members of ​   Equine Therapist team.
  • Born: March 17, 1998
  • Died:  June 23, 2018
  • He will be forever be remembered as "always testing the limits" - including yours.
  • As a young colt, his ears were frost-bitten during a spring snow storm - thus the name Frosty.
  • We sure miss you!
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Meet the volunteer staff

Mango - Equine Therapist

  • Even though I am the smallest in size, I make up for in personality.
  • I am nine years old.
  • I am a pony.
  • People think I look and act like a Morgan.

Misty - Equine Therapist

  • I'm the mama in charge.
  • My passion is to keep little ones safe.
  • Even though I am black in color, my mama was registered Paint.
  • I am one of the original 
  • I am 18 years old.

Star - Equine Therapist

  • I am a pony. 

  • I like to believe that I am a miniature version of Misty.

  • Hugs are my specialties.

  • I am ten years old.