Gently Retraining Thoroughbreds – Providing Women Experiential Learning with Horses

ACTT Naturally’s mission is to gently transition Thoroughbreds from racing careers to new productive lives using natural horsemanship techniques. Through our programs horses partner with women who are challenged by PTSD or other life struggles to lead them to safer emotional ground.

Valerie Buck ACTT Naturally

Who We Are

Find out about ACTT Naturally and how we help thoroughbreds transition to new productive lives.

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Success Stories

Find out about some of our success stories, how our thoroughbreds have found bright futures.

Success Stories

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How You Can Help

Find out how you can help us through tax deductible donations and volunteering.

How You Can Help


There is something very natural about horses and humans adapting and working together.  If ever there was a symbiotic relationship on earth, it’s the one between horses and humans.

Bob Duncan - Equine Consultant

What’s New:

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New Board Member – Julie Krone

We at ACTT Naturally are honored to welcome Julie Krone to our Board of Directors. Julie Krone won 3,705 races during an illustrious riding career, which saw her set records not just for a woman, but for all riders. Her list of injuries would have stopped most but Julie kept coming back. She was inducted into the Cowgirl Hall of Fame in 1999, and in 2000, Julie became the first ...
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