About Loving Thunder

Therapeutic Riding


Therapeutic riding in Rio Rancho is horsemanship lessons for all abilities

Specializing in:

Special Needs children and adults


Foster children 

Kids without disability

Path Intl, Premier Accredited Center

Volunteers help ensure safety of all. 




  • We can't do it without YOU.
  • Pay it forward by sharing your time and talents.
  • Lots of jobs to help with:
    • Lesson help
    • Horse care
    • Office help
    • Fundraising

    It all has to be done 




  • YOUR Support is VITAL
  • 501 (c) 3 Charity
  • Horses are an expensive investment, BUT the whole reason therapeutic riding works
  • Sponsorships:
    • Horse sponsorship
    • Food sponsors
    • Rider sponsors
    • Equipment donation
    • Financial Support

    All are vital to our existence 

Helping with Autism


Grant funding from Autism Speaks is available for families with financial need.  Click the photo for more information.

Helping Foster and Adoptive Families

Foster children

Grant funding for children in the CYFD Foster program and newly adopted children.   Click the photo for more information. 

Helping Veterans

Veteran horsemanship

Loving Thunder believes that Veterans should receive services without cost to them.  This requires grant funding from various sources. Click to find out if funding is currently available. 


Sneak Peek of the BYU TV Documentary on BYU TV's Making Good with Kirby Heyborne. Premiering Oct 30, 2019  

Thank you to our Founders

Pay it 4ward awarded  Feb 11, 2019

Contact Us

Get in Touch!

Loving Thunder Therapeutic Riding, Inc

We take our riders privacy seriously. *********** Physical address is given by appointment only. ****Please call for an appointment, flexible times. Mailing:

(505) 554-9493

Ranch Hours vary according to riding schedule