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Aladdin

Aladdin works with adults and children in hospital or hospice care, in assisted living programs, with Gentle Carousel's Reading Is Magic programs at libraries, with children who have special needs and is a favorite at schools and literacy events.

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace works with adults and children in hospital care and with families of first responders. She is usually called Gracie. Amazing Grace was born while the therapy horses were working in Charleston after the church tragedy there.

Anthem

Anthem is a therapy horse in training. He has been working at Ronald McDonald Houses with young patients and with adult patients at a rehab hospital. He has also made school visits and even was a good boy on a movie set.

Cloudburst

Cloudburst does it all. He has worked inside hospitals, Ronald McDonald Houses, hospice programs, assisted living programs, schools, libraries, book and literacy festivals and even a Dance-a-thon for the Children's Miracle Network.

Magic

From helping the children and first responders of Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown CT and the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, NC to the survivors of the ​Moore, OK tornadoes, Magic brings her special love where it is needed most. Magic works inside ​children's and veterans ​hospitals across the country.

Rainbow

Rainbow works with children in hospital care and with children who have special needs. He has made many library and school visits with Gentle Carousel's Reading is Magic literacy program and even made a Ronald McDonald House and an assisted living program visit with canine movie superstar Benji.

Scout

Scout's life is always exciting. He has ridden on a real train at an event for children with autism. He has visited with veterans and children in hospitals and been kissed by country music legend Barbara Mandrell

Sundance

Sundance has been a big part of Gentle Carousel's Reading Is Magic literacy program for many years but he also works with children in hospital care and seems to have a special way with many children with autism. A character based on Sundance is featured in a book called Jason and Elihu.

Sunshine

Sunshine works with adults and children in hospital care and and makes library visits with Gentle Carousel's Reading is Magic literacy program. She also enjoys meeting new friends at public events like the University of Florida School of Veterinary Medicine's Open House.

Wakanda

Wakanda works with adults and children in hospital or hospice care, in assisted living programs, with Gentle Carousel's Reading Is Magic programs at libraries, schools and literacy events and with children who have special needs.