Dear Friends of Happy Trails, It has been an exciting summer! First, Night at the Races was a huge success! We fed 520 people and raised $124,000 for Happy Trails. Thank you to all of our sponsors, donors, contributors (the race prizes were amazing!), and attendees. Then, Happy Trails’ Summer Camp hosted 25 campers, who […]
Happy Trails with the assistance of the community has invested in excess of a million dollars, which includes funds expended, value of donated items, and labor, in the purchase and development of our permanent facility. With the help of Visalia Rotary Community Foundation, County Center Rotary and local contributors Phase I of our hay/storage barn […]
Big congratulations to two Happy Trails riders that competed in the Cal Net Horse Show held on May 13-15, 2016 at the LA Equestrian Center. Jenny Wong received first place in Equitation & Obstacles, second place in Showmanship and third place in Futures & Pole Bending. She was awarded the High Point Winner in the […]
December, 2014 – The generosity of our community has been amazing this year and we can’t say “thank you” enough. In December alone we have received a Wells Fargo Community Partner award for $1,000, Rabobank award of $500, a G for Kids grant in the amount $5,000 for our driving program and a Saputo Dairy […]
The 1st Annual Happy Trails Horse Show took place on December 7, 2013 and was very successful thanks to the dedication, support, and generosity of our riders and their families, volunteers, sponsors, and our community. This show was exclusive to the current riders at Happy Trails and we had a total of 28 riders compete […]
Happy Trails Launches Equine Services for Hereos Classes in Conjunction with the Wounded Warrior Program!
February, 2013 – Happy Trails Riding Academy is excited to announce that we have officially launched our Equine Services for Heroes program. This program is a partnership between the Wounded Warrior Project and PATH, Intl., Happy Trails’ accrediting organization. Our pilot Equine Services for Heroes classes began in the spring session with two warriors participating. […]
December, 2012 – The generosity of our community has been amazing this year and we can’t say “thank you” enough. This anonymous donation will go directly back into the program and help us continue to provide therapeutic horsemanship lesson and grow our program.
October, 2012 – We are so honored to be awarded this grant from the Gannett Foundation and the Visalia Times-Delta! Our Make a Difference Day Project will be hosted on October 29th. You can view the full article here: http://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2012310090022