Since 2019, Turning Point’s Mini horses, Baxter and Sparky have traveled to The Life Center to visit participants and use their equine magic to boost cognitive, verbal and mobility skills. But this week, five members of the Life Center crew made a field trip to the Ranch. A few made it clear that they wantedContinue reading “Larry Wins Again!”
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Insider News on Turning Point Happenings
GIVING TUESDAY NEWSLETTER 2022 Get the scoop on what’s happening at Turning Point and how you can help on Giving Tuesday. Stay in the know by clicking GIVING TUESDAY Newsletter Fall 2022 Newsletter First look at a new Turning Point Tee, Keeping up with Baxter, Ty’s Adventures and so much more!! Read all about itContinue reading “Insider News on Turning Point Happenings”
What a Difference … A Roof Makes & Doors Will
New Arena Opens for Orientation & Classes The “Sky’s No Limit” Campaign successfully funded the long awaited covered arena at Turning Point. But Covid related supply chair issues have made completion challenging! Orientation and the first classes took place under construction lights. But the permanent lighting is now bright as day no matter the time.Continue reading “What a Difference … A Roof Makes & Doors Will”
Baxter’s Book Delivery: To EVERY First Grader
No One Trick Pony Baxter, Turning Point’s mini therapy horse, went back to school in a Big Way in March. He took books to EVERY First Grader at Sangre, Westwood, Richmond and Skyline. That’s 14 classroom and 4 libraries! The First Book distribution is a partnership between Turning Point Ranch and Pi Beta Phi sororityContinue reading “Baxter’s Book Delivery: To EVERY First Grader”
Turning Point’s Attitude Is Gratitude This Year !
Spring 2020 Newsletter:
Here’s the latest from a very challenging Spring at Turning Point. Click the headline to read all about it!
Champions Ride In 2020!
Eleven Turning Point Riders brought home medals in Trail at Special Olympics Equestrian this year and it wasn’t easy! Emily has competed for six years and finally brought home a GOLD on Doc. Kody on Isaiah and Gwen on Derby won BRONZE medals. The event went “Virtual” to meet Covid safety precautions, so all runsContinue reading “Champions Ride In 2020!”
Remember When… “Horse Salad” was on the Menu?
How does a “Salad Bar for Horses” spark communication and mobility for folks at the Life Center? It’s not as simple as it sounds…
Derby Party Rides Again!
The 2020 Derby Party to support Turning Point horses moved to September 5 when the race was rescheduled. But you can RESERVE a spot today!
BB Goes Big Time!
Baxter is taking on a new role this fall as “BB”, Bullet’s sidekick. He will be escorting Pistol Pete’s Partner of the game onto the field at all home games this fall. And the announcement has gone VIRAL! Click HERE to read the Daily Oklahoman story about his Day Job. Click HERE to read Baxter’sContinue reading “BB Goes Big Time!”
Dedicated donors make it possibe for riders like Ander find success at Turning Point.
If you would love to do something that makes a real difference, Turning Point Ranch needs volunteers to make horseback riding happen for special kids.
Our riders have a lot of fun, but they’re also working on important life skills. Some need muscle tone or balance.