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Our Herd

At New Heights, all of our horses are leased to us.

We are so thankful for the generous owners who have provided their companions for our riders’ therapy!

Cappy

Gelding, born in 2009
Breed: Warmblood
 

About the Breed: Warmbloods are known for competitive dressage and jumping competitions.


Cappy is a very sweet boy! He loves to run around his pasture, tossing his head all around. He gets extremely excited when he knows dinner is on the way!
 

Owner: Jay Addison

Doc

Gelding, born in 2002
Breed: Quarter Horse
 

About the Breed: Quarter Horses are known for their ability to sprint short distances, like that of a quarter of a mile. They are currently the most common horse breed in the United States. Their body structures are perfect for intricate and quick maneuvers required in western riding events.


Doc seems to be always hungry! Though he is always on the hunt for a treat, his favorite snack is french fries!
 

Owner: Bert Chiasson

Georgia

Mare, born in 2004
Breed: Haflinger

About the Breed: Haflinger, also known as Avelignese, are always chestnut with flaxen mane and tail. Their bloodlines can be traced to those of Arabians and draft horses. They are a sturdy horse that is often used in pleasure and therapeutic riding.


Georgia is very sweet with a little sass! She loves to smile and "honk" when she's happy! 
 

Owner: Lisa Sharp

Jasper

Gelding, born in 2006
Breed: Quarter Horse

About the Breed: Quarter Horses are known for their ability to sprint short distances, like that of a quarter of a mile. They are currently the most common horse breed in the United States. Their body structures are perfect for intricate and quick maneuvers required in western riding events.


Jasper is extremely sweet! He is definitely our most well behaved horse!
 

Owner: Katherine Hill & Michelle Jobert

Malibu

Mare, born in 2004
Breed: Argentina Quarter Horse

About the Breed: Argentina Quarter Horses are commonly used for polo.


Malibu is a retired polo pony from Summergrove Farms. She is a little timid at first but she comes around very quickly with treats! She certainly has won the hearts of our boys! 

 

Owner: David Fennelly

Marie

Mare, born in 1995
Breed: Dutch Warmblood
 

About the Breed: Dutch Warmbloods are known for competitive dressage and jumping competitions. 

Marie is our angel! She is very sweet and loves to be sweet talked! If you tell her she is pretty she will do whatever you ask of her! Though she is normally very good, she is not a fan of getting a bath and enjoys rolling around in the dirt.

Owner: Mike Smith

Owen

Gelding, born in 1997
Breed: Dutch Warmblood
 

About the Breed: Dutch Warmbloods are known for competitive dressage and jumping competitions. 

Owen is very sweet! He loves to have people come to his stall and give them a "little" nudge. He definitely knows how big he is! 

Owner: Meredith Mouney

Smokey

Gelding, born in 2008
Breed: Quarter Horse

About the Breed: Quarter Horses are known for their ability to sprint short distances, like that of a quarter of a mile. They are currently the most common horse breed in the United States. Their body structures are perfect for intricate and quick maneuvers required in western riding events.


Smokey is our official greeter at New Heights! Whenever you pull up, he will always be waiting at the side of his pasture to see you! He loves our riders and is always more patient with them than anyone else.

 

Owner: Kim Caldarera

Sunny

Gelding, born in 1996
Breed: Quarter Horse
 

About the Breed: Quarter Horses are known for their ability to sprint short distances, like that of a quarter of a mile. They are currently the most common horse breed in the United States. Their body structures are perfect for intricate and quick maneuvers required in western riding events.

Sunny is one of our riders favorite horses! He is a friend to everyone. He is also the only horse at New Heights who does not like peppermints.

Owner: Nona Chiasson

Want to see more of our horses?

Click the button on the right to see their silly personalities in action.

New Heights Therapeutic Riding is a 501(c)(3) non-profit located in Folsom, Louisiana right outside of New Orleans. We help people who have physical, cognitive, and emotional difficulties reach their full potential through equine therapy.

Get in Touch

Address: 82302 Holliday Road
Folsom, LA 70437

 

Phone Number: (985) 796-4600 
  

Email: Info@NewHeightsTherapy.org
 

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