horses

Community farm rebuilds after fire in 2017

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Two years ago a barn went up in flames at a community farm which caused them to shut down a program that helps kids and adults with disabilities. The program, Healing Hearts and Hooves, HHH, works with students who …

Live horse racing returns to Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — You don’t have to travel to the Kentucky Derby to watch a fun horse race! The seventh season of live horse racing kicked off in Grants Pass Saturday. “Today is as good as it gets, there’s nothing like …

Local organization heals not just hearts, but horses too

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore.– A local organization is all about healing hearts and horses. Volunteers gathered together on Sunday to begin preparing for classes with the organization, Healing Hearts and Hooves. The organization helps students with disabilities, or with difficult backgrounds, receive support …

Barn destroyed by fire, no horses injured

Cave Junction, Ore.- Fire crews battled flames that destroyed a barn in Cave Junction Wednesday night. Illinois Valley Fire District, Oregon Department of Forestry and American Medical Response all responded to the fire near Holland Loop Rd. just after 9:30 p.m. Wednesday …

Barn collapses killing five horses

Central Point, Ore., — This is Porscha, she is one of the 10 horses the Meier family has raised and loved. Last week, five of those horses were killed when their barn collapsed from too much snow, trapping and killing the animals. …

Horse therapy helping people with special needs

Eagle Point, Ore. — One Rogue Valley organization is using a unique form of therapy to help people with special needs. The Hope Equestrian Center uses the power of horses to help strengthen the minds and bodies by providing therapeutic horseback riding …

Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo kicks off tonight

Central Point, Ore.– This weekend, the Jackson County Expo will play host to some of the most talented PRCA Rodeo athletes in the country. “This thing is one of the fastest growing rodeos in the PRCA right now,” said J.J. Harrison, a ten-time Northwest …