Providing safe and effective therapeutic horseback riding opportunities to children and adults in the Tri‑County region.

MAKING SMILES HAPPEN

Riders from ages 4 to 80 enjoy learning to ride and care for our therapy horses!

PROGRAMS THAT MAKE A DIFFERENCE

MANE creates unique therapeutic rehabilitation opportunities that help improve physical and mental wellbeing.

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MEET THE TEAM

The team at MANE shares their love of horses and their passion for working with people.

TIFFANY ATKINSON
TIFFANY ATKINSONDirector & Instructor
Tiffany is a life-long equine enthusiast and resident of Central Alabama. She joined MANE’s team in November 2015.

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ABBY HOUCHIN
ABBY HOUCHINAssociate Director & Instructor
Abby loves to increase awareness of the benefits of therapeutic riding. She obtained her PATH Int’l Registered level instructor certification, joining MANE’s team in 2015.

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JESSICA BARNETT von GAL
JESSICA BARNETT von GALVolunteer Coordinator
Jessica was raised on her family’s farm, which specialized in performance horses of both English and Western disciplines.

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KIM ALFORD
KIM ALFORDInstructor
Kim grew up around horses. She has been the south region show jumping coach for pony club nationals for nine years and coach of the University of Alabama’s eventing team.

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BRITTANY QUEIROZ
BRITTANY QUEIROZInstructor
Brittany Queiroz has earned her PATH Int’l instructor certification and is now pursuing a Master’s Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis.

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MANE OFFERS A VARIETY OF PROGRAMS

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  • Riders ages 4 to 80 welcome

  • Training clinics available

  • Birthday parties

  • Summer camps

  • Therapeutic riding

  • Community Events

  • “Course for Hope”

  • “Raise the Roof”

  • Volunteer opportunities

  • And more!

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