Benefitting Healing Hoof Steps Equine Assisted Therapy Programs and Defenders of Freedom Florida!

Healing Hoof Steps will be hosting an EAGALA Fundamentals Training for local mental health professionals and those with horse experience looking to become certified equine specialists in this field.

This 5 day certification will provide insight into the EAGALA model of equine assisted therapy.  Mental health professionals are not required to have prior horse experience to become certified in this model of therapy.  The treatment teams consist of a licensed mental health professional and a certified equine specialist to ensure client safety.  To learn more about the EAGALA model visit .

If you have been interested in incorporating horses into your private practice or you are a skilled horseman looking to contribute your skills to help others, this is your opportunity!

Space is limited. Reserve your spot today!  Email with any questions

Healing Hoof Steps Equine Assisted Mental Health Counseling and Therapeutic Riding

2024 Summer Horse Camps


April 25th, 26th & 27th

 Twin Hills Park, Crestview Florida

Coming Saturday, September 21th, 2024

​The Pines at the Fort Walton Beach Golf Club

3rd Annual PAR 4 PATRIOTS

December 4-8, 2024 at Healing Hoof Steps

4th Annual Equestrian Challenge

DATES:  June 18-20    June 25-27 

               July 9-11        July 16-18
DAYS:  Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
TIME:   9am-12pm
COST:  $225 per 3 day camp/per participant

  • Camp activities will include mounted and unmounted horsemanship activities, arts and crafts, and games each day.  Activities will be held outside at the picnic tables, at the crosstie area, and in the arena.  Each participant will spend approximately 50 minutes in each activity each day of camp. 
  • Closed toed footwear and a refillable water bottle is required. Bottled water and light snack will be included for participants.  Sunscreen, bug repellent is recommended. 
  • Unmounted Horsemanship: learning about horse anatomy, cleaning and caring for horses, leading a horse using body language and verbal language, leading through patterns/obstacles games, etc.. 

Arts and Crafts: participants will create their own keepsake which may include making something, painting and/or coloring items, gluing items, etc.. 

Mounted Activities will include learning to saddle, skills needed to ride, games, on horseback etc.. 

Camp participants will be grouped by age and/or level of support needed for the various activities.  

If you or someone you know is interested in a camp spot, please email with “camp” in subject line and provide the info below so paperwork can be sent to you via our secure portal: 
- Participants Full Name and DOB

- Dates Interested
- Parent/Guardian full name
- Parent/Guardian Phone Number & Email Address

Contact for more information or to reserve your spot in one of the 3 day camps!
Camp spots will be filled on a first come first serve basis.

A 501(c)3 Organization. Text HOOFSTEPS to 850-757-2920 to make a DONATION today!

Saturday, October 26th, 2024 

Join us for a day of fun and excitement as local horsemen and women compete in our obstacle challenge!  14 Challenging Activities and a $500 Costume Contest!  

​THANK YOU to all of our GENEROUS Sponsors!!!

Located in Crestview, Florida

4 Person Scramble, Hole In One Prizes, Longest Drive, Closest To The Pin, AR Golf Ball Launch Hole, Beat The Pro Competition, Raffles, Silent Auction, and more!