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What's new at Pony Patch

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on April 24, 2013 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Pony Patch (PP) in Presque Isle is offering regular riding lessons as well as special needs and has started vaulting gymnastics on horseback.

Pony Patch is located on the Chapman Rd in Presque Isle, ME Space is limited, FMI Nancy Pytlak 207 764 5342 [email protected]



New Faces at APHA

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on April 24, 2013 at 10:30 PM Comments comments (0)

New faces at Aroostook Horse and Pony Associates (APHA): 'Winnie the Phoo' the golden pony, is expecting any minute. Along with providing services for children and adults with special needs, including interactive vaulting, APHA offers regular riding lessons and mini camp programs, evenings and Saturdays.

APHA is located on Rt 1, Monticello ME FMI Shelley Taylor 207 538-9376 [email protected]

PPLC is Happy to Host our Veterans!

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on April 24, 2013 at 10:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Encouraging news for 2013:


Because of  the overwhelming success of horse programs throughout the USA that are helping soldiers, Perfect Ponies Learning Center is now waiving all fees for veterans who would like to take part in equine assisted activities, in an effort to serve those who have served. Veterans, service members and families are invited to PPLC in Van Buren, which already provides equine assist...

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Spring Brush Hours at PPLC

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on April 20, 2013 at 9:55 PM Comments comments (1)

Hi folks! Spring is upon us and so is a ton of winter horse hair! Perfect Ponies Learning Center is now hosting brush hours on Saturdays from 1pm to 3pm.  PPLC is located at 489 Main St. in Van Buren, ME. For more info please contact Nancy Dumond Violette at 868-5324. Bring the family! Come meet a horse! And no you don't have to stand on one.;)

MT Legup Newsletter 04-02-13

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on April 3, 2013 at 7:55 PM Comments comments (0)


Manes and Tails 10 years old!!, Special, Opportunities/grants+++, Animal


MT Meeting this week, Thursday Presque Isle Burger King 7-8:30 Open to anyone interested in horses helping humans.

BDN Link:


Following us on Facebook?!/pages/Manes-and-Tails-Aroostook/326926261334?fref=ts thanks to everyone who has liked this page so far, we made 1...

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MT Legup Newsletter 02-27-13

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on April 3, 2013 at 7:50 PM Comments comments (0)

First: Very Important: two items!!

Citizen's Energy is open taking applications for households to receive 100 gallons of fuel 1877 563 4645. you MUST call for an application, keep trying. the website is

A special Mini horse heeds a new home:

Hello to all my facebook friends and horse people. After Pat passed I had to rehome several of our animals. I had one very thoughtful friend who took the mini's. My friend is up against some very ...

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MT Legup Newsletter 01-31-13

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on April 3, 2013 at 7:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Manes and Tails, and lots more: Special, Opportunities, Animal,


Never thought I would ask for this kind of help, all it takes is YOUR VOTE to help Manes and Tails to receive some Bangor Saving Bank funding for scholarships this year. All you need is an email, be a Maine resident and a few minutes, NO money for this one, and of course please forward to friends!

here's the link

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MT Legup Newsletter 01-15-13

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on January 16, 2013 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Meeting reminder:

Saturday, 1/19, Burger King, Presque Isle 1pm (rescheduled from 1/5 due to whiteout road conditions)

Looking back at a record number of scholarships in 2012

Looking forward to funding in 2013, including a new PATH Int instructor for Aroostook!


Still collecting bottles and cans; every 5 cents counts to help people with special needs get involved in equine services. and we DO pick up for you, need the porch or garage cleaned up a bit? Been ...

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MT Legup Newsletter 01-01-13

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on January 2, 2013 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Trying to get off on the right hoof! Happy New Year to everyone !


Manes and Tails first meeting of 2013, Saturday, January 5, 1pm, Presque Isle Burger King. (note change: was Macs last time) Always open to everyone interested in Horses helping People.


Not a lot of new info to post, but as usual MT in blue, Special needs in purple, opportunities in red, Animal in Green, Classifieds black. thanks to everyone for sharing


MT Web news, Elisa...

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MT Legup Newsletter 11-07-12

Posted by manesandtailsaroostook on December 18, 2012 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

YES Manes and Tails is still here! Been a busy summer, lots of scholarships awarded, thanks to Caribou and Presque Isle Rotaries, Individual donations, Bottle Drivers, and people willing to seek horses as help.


Meeting: Monday, Nov 12, (Happy Veterans' Day), 2PM at McDonald's in Presque Isle. Much to catch up on and plan as well as news from Equine Affaire.


Otherwise, a few odds and ends to share:


Note: Pat Theriault, the most recently ...

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