PO Box 3343, Boulder, CO 80307
Colorado is our HQ
Erie, Colorado @ Allegiance Ranch and Rescue
and Parker, Colorado @ Colorado Equine Specialist Organizations
At Operation Equine, they understand that committing to a life of service often creates complex challenges that can leave Military Service Members, Veterans, and Emergency Responders feeling disconnected from their families and communities. They facilitate unique, therapeutic experiences with horses that lead their participants to a deeper understanding of themselves, empowering them to cultivate healthier relationships and feel better.
And any of our therapeutic programs, including The Equine Experiential Military Cultural Competency Training, can travel to any other barn location upon request
What makes Operation Equine Unique?:
Proudly empowering Military, Veteran, and Emergency Responder families to reconnect and heal through the power of Equine Therapies.
Who Can Sign Up to Participate?:
All Active Military Service Members, Veterans, Emergency Responders, and their children, spouses, caregivers, and supporters. All branches, all generations, all status of DD214 discharge.
For the Equine Experiential Military Cultural Competency Training, any mental health or physical health care provider, educator, employer, volunteer, leadership team, family member, etc., who desires to have a better and deeper understanding of the Warrior culture.
How much does it cost to participate:
All individual and family sessions are at a "pay what you can" of a $25 suggested donation (which can also include a "pay it forward" for those who are able). We are proud that our Sponsorship Fund makes this possible.
Trainings and groups are also offered at a low cost, dependent on the specifics of that particular group.
What kind of activities are offered by the organization?:
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Learning (EAP)
Equine Guided Education (EGE)
Equine Facilitated Mental Health and Learning (EFMHL)
Equine Gestalt Coaching (EGC)
How long do the activities last? :
Individual, couple, and family EAP/L, EGE, EFMHL, and EGC therapeutic sessions are generally 60-90 minutes.
Groups and trainings can range from a one-day or multiple-day intensive, 2 - 6 hours (depending on the group or training).
Where do the veterans sign up to participate?:
Please contact Michelle Kaye, Executive Director and Lead Therapist: