Recent News

Impact Report 2016-2017

Impact Report 2016-2017

Our Annual Impact Report has a new look - see how we did last year! Urban Stable's Annual Impact Report 2016-2017 98% student engagement 30 volunteers gave over 4000 volunteer hours 96% of students reported feeling more...... Read more here.......[...]
School Program Fall Update

School Program Fall Update

Urban Stable School Program is in full swing! We have about 1/3 returning students this fall, that are really excited to be with the horses again, learn new leadership skills, confidence and are looking forward to making new friends. Plus we have new students joining us this year that are eager to get right in there grooming their horses and to learn to ride independently. Classes have been going well, the students are engaged and passionate to learn in our alternative classroom and from their h[...]
Thank you to Our Board of Directors!

Thank you to Our Board of Directors!

Urban Stable’s Board of Directors is made up of hardworking volunteers that bring their skills and talents to dream of and build up Urban Stable’s programs and future. We are so grateful to all of our board members; Urban Stable could not run without them. We want to give a special thanks to our long time board members who are stepping down, as well as a warm welcome to our new Board of Directors. A big thank you to Shari Block who served as President, Julie Galluzzo who served as Treasurer, [...]
Meet a Horse - China

Meet a Horse - China

China is a Tennessee Walking Horse mare who was born on a large ranch in 2001. She is friendly, energetic and loves tackling challenges with the Urban Stable students. China is not shy and will make sure she gets lots of attention and cuddles from everyone around her. She loves to meet you in the pasture and walk beside you everywhere you go to try and convince you to bring her in for treats and love. This spunky girl loves speedy games where she can show off her flat walk, a gait unique to [...]
Welcome to Tavia - Assistant Instructor and Driver

Welcome to Tavia - Assistant Instructor and Driver

We welcome Tavia to the Urban Stable team this session as our new Assistant Instructor and Urban Stable Driver. She shares her story... My story with horses began over 15 years ago. As a child, I pestered my parents for riding lessons and was fortunate to have parents who could (and eventually did) say yes to my request. Throughout my childhood and adolescence, horses not only helped me grow in confidence and compassion, but provided me a refuge through the ups and downs of life and gave me som[...]