Animals As Natural Therapy Receives 2017 Best of Bellingham Award BELLINGHAM August 2, 2017 — Animals As Natural Therapy has been selected for the 2017 Best of Bellingham Award in the Counselor category by the Bellingham Award Program. Each year, the Bellingham Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and
Join us at Aslan Brewing Co. on Thursday, August 24th, for a family-friendly block party and fundraiser! 4-8pm Mingle with our mini horses, Toby & Persephone, and grab a delicious drink to support ANT – a percentage of all drink sales will help fund our NEW Mobile ANT van! Enjoy games & activities for all ages, prizes, live music, a photo booth, pick up an ANT T-shirt, and more! PLUS, vote on what images you’d like to see on our new van,
Register NOW for the 21st Annual Golden Harvest Charity Ride, September 15-17th! Presented by WSQHA – All Breeds Welcome Enjoy a fun-filled weekend in Cle Elum, WA, at the beautiful Flying Horseshoe Ranch! This event benefits Animals as Natural Therapy and includes: Scenic Trails Meals & Beverages Poker Ride & Prizes Games & Prizes Campfire Socializing Live & Silent Auctions Drawings for a Tooled Leather Brief Case & Silver Belt Buckle And much more! Cabins, tents, and tepees are available to reserve at Flying Horseshoe.
Please see the Events Calendar (from the drop-down menu under Events) for current events & dates
Horses as Healers Take a few minutes to read this article written by our resident equine-assisted mental health counselor, Lorna Shepardson, and learn how horses have a unique capacity to heal. Lorna beautifully illustrates the ways in which horses reach us at our darkest core, only to draw us into the light. A wonderful, inspiring read!
We have some additional sponsors that we would like to thank for supporting the 2017 Wishes for Our Stars Gala: David King of King Architecture asked a select group to donate along with King Architecture. He raised an additional $1250! Stremler Gravel Toyota Mercedes-Benz Sprinter of Bellingham D’Anna’s Cafe Trader Joes for donating 5 beautiful orchids Seifert & Jones for giving a generous discount on our champagne. Every little bit helps! Thank you so much for supporting ANT’s life-changing work and investing in our community.
Please find our Winter Newsletter: Tails from Windy Acres, Winter 2017 here. We are gearing up for our Gala of course but this edition is jammed with first hand experiences of the healing power of our programs.