Texas Therapeutic Riding Center

a community where horses heal


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What We Do

At Texas Therapeutic Riding Center, individuals with diverse needs experience the healing power of the horse through equine assisted activities and therapies, facilitated by a professional and passionate community.

Texas Therapeutic Riding Center (TxTRC) is based in Wylie, TX at North Texas Equestrian Center (NTEC). NTEC is a premier boarding and training facility in North Texas and is recognized as a USEF Elite Training Center as well as a USEF/USPEA Center of Excellence. The partnership and collaboration of TxTRC and NTEC give our riders an unmatched opportunity to achieve their goals and provide avenues for competition, skill progression and educational opportunities. Our certified staff, well trained horses and volunteers, and top-notch facilities provide equine activities and therapies for children and adults with special needs as well as veterans and their families.

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Impact Stories

My name is Phil Quinatana and I am a USMC Veteran and have been riding at TxTRC for almost 2 years. In 2006, I was injured in an IED blast in Afghanistan which took my left leg above the knee amongst other injuries. I was one of the first veterans asked to join the program but was reluctant to accept as no other form of therapy had helped with my PTSD in the past, so how could this? {keep reading…}

Phil Quintana