Meet Our Team
PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor
Manager; Grey Oaks Farm, Colts Neck
B.S. Business Administration; Marketing & Management; Monmouth University
Tara started with Happy Tails when it was originally founded nearly 10 years ago. After a brief hiatus building her business resume attending Monmouth University and working at a NYC-based PR and communications firm, she has returned to help build the Happy Tails program, while managing a private farm in Colts Neck.
PATH International Instructor in Training
Trainer; Copper Hill Stables, Colts Neck
B.S. Social Work; Centenary University
Alyssa is on the road to becoming a PATH Intl. certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor. Her education in social work gives her a unique and well-rounded perspective working with students, and her extensive riding and teaching experience with Colts Neck's Copper Hill Stables is invaluable to the progress of our Happy Tails students.
"Just a Splash"
JD, a paint quarter horse, is the perfect horse for our teenage and adult riders.
Folie, a paint pony, is equally reliable for independent riders in the ring as she is for movement lessons on the trail.
Dottie, a paint pony, has been helping Happy Tails riders since the very beginning. She is the perfect small pony for our small riders, beginner to advanced.