Operation Risen Ranch

Operation Risen Ranch is equine therapy for veterans.

Risen Ranch Cowboy Church and Arena is located outside Carthage, Missouri.

Spring Session: May 19-21, 2023

Fall Session: October 6-8, 2023

Weekend horse therapy sessions and other activities for veterans

  • Horse shoeing
  • Grooming
  • Riding
  • Knife forging
  • Tomahawk throwing
  • Firepit
  • And more

Applicants need to be aware that due to the nature of this program, they will be working near and alongside adult horses. Experience is not a requirement. Horses have been acclimated and trained to be around humans.

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