In the News

 

MANE IN HEAVEN MINIS: 

 

October 18, 2014 ABC 7 LIVE Interview of Jodie Diegel and Dina Morgan at the 5K Trot-a-Thon at Silver Lining Equestrian:  “Mane in Heaven Animal-Assisted Activity Provides Therapy for Disabled:”

http://abc7chicago.com/health/mane-in-heaven-animal-assisted-activity-provides-therapy-for-disabled/355086/

 

September 4, 2014 Clifford Law Offices Law Blog “Mane in Heaven Helping Children”:

http://cliffordlaw.com/mane-heaven-helping-children-5k-trot-a-thon-fundraiser/

 

August 26, 2014 CBS 2 Chicago’s Vince Gerasole (and cameraman Lou) filmed us LIVE 5-7am at Rosegate Equestrian Center. It was a great opportunity to show off our minis and advertise for our upcoming 5K Trot-a-thon, our main fundraiser! Here are links to the 4 LIVE clips or google CBS 2 Chicago Mane in Heaven:

#1 http://chicago.cbslocal.com/video/10514483-vince-visits-mane-in-heaven/

#2 http://chicago.cbslocal.com/video/10514494-meet-the-mini-horses-at-mane-in-heaven/

#3 http://chicago.cbslocal.com/video/10514504-mini-horses-are-a-big-help-as-therapy-animals/

#4 http://chicago.cbslocal.com/video/10514513-vince-meets-mini-horses-at-mane-in-heaven/

 

July 25, 2014 Chicago Tribune article by Lisa Black, “Miniature Horses Delight Seniors” from our visit to Friendship Village of Schaumburg, IL (if you can’t read the article after clicking on the link, google Mane in Heaven Friendship Village):

http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/schaumburg-hoffman-estates/ct-mini-horses-therapy-met-20140725,0,1304715.story

 

June 30, 2014 WGN TV interview “Tiny Horse, Big Impact.”  A wonderful WGN TV segment (Channel 9 Chicago) by reporter Amy Rutledge who discusses how the Mane in Heaven therapy horses are small, unique and can make a powerful difference in the lives of challenged men and women, adults and kids.  There is footage from our visit to Clearbrook and past footage featured in our video by Scott Drucker.

http://wgntv.com/2014/06/30/tiny-horse-big-impact-organization-using-therapy-horse-to-help/

 

May 1, 2014 Arlington Park press release announcing the Mane in Heaven and Arlington Park partnership for 2014, also video clips from the Kick-Off/Flash Mob event in Chicago:

http://www.arlingtonpark.com/news/archives/miniature-horses-arlington-partnership-mane-heaven

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TExxxI0R-kQ

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10152402050044201&set=vb.153901649200&type=2&theater

 

January 14, 2014 Nurse.com article (the 2nd link is from a page from Clifford Law Offices about this article):

http://news.nurse.com/article/20140114/IL01/140110018

https://cliffordlaw.com/nurse-clifford-law-offices-profiled-nurse-com-miniature-horse-therapy-work/

 

Jodie Diegel, a Northern Illinois University MBA alumni, was one of nineteen outstanding women executives to receive The Influential Women in Business Award 2013 (Daily Herald Business Ledger for her work with Mane in Heaven):

http://www.cob.niu.edu/news/studentnews.asp

 

October 19, 2013 ABC 7 LIVE interview with Jodie Diegel and Dina Morgan at the 5K Trot-a-thon:

http://abclocal.go.com/wls/video?id=9293388&pid=9293370

 

October 13, 2013 Chicago Tribune article promoting our 5K Trot-a-Thon:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/life/ct-sun-1013-mane-in-heaven-20131013,0,6272969.story

 

September 4, 2013 Interview with Harry Porterfield, Channel 2 for his “Someone You Should Know” segment with the residents of The Lutheran Home in Arlington Heights  (as seen on Channel 2 CBS news on 9/13 and 9/17)

http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2013/09/13/someone-you-should-know-mane-in-heaven-founder/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

August 15, 2013 Arlington Heights Patch article about The Lutheran Home visit:

http://arlingtonheights.patch.com/groups/the-lutheran-home/p/saturday-was-spent-horsing-around-at-the-lutheran-home?a_dgi=aolshare_facebook

 

August 6, 2013 Kane County Chronicle article regarding our visit to Marklund:

http://www.kcchronicle.com/2013/08/04/miniature-horses-at-marklund-3-photos/d4khrvv/?view=all

 

July 31, 2013 Barrington Courier-Review (Suntimes) regarding our visit to the Garlands:

http://barrington.suntimes.com/news/minihorses-BCR-08082013:article

 

July 23, 2013 Chicago Tribune article from the Barrington Area Bulletin Board about our Garlands visit:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/suburbs/barrington_area/community/chi-ugc-article-mini-horses-bring-big-family-fun-to-the-garla-2013-07-21,0,1471010.story

 

June 1, 2013 “Moving Picture” Daily Herald article: “Miniature Horses serve as Therapy Animals” (includes an article, pictures and a video):

http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20130531/news/705319896/

 

December 30, 2012 Chicago Tribune article: “Miniature Horses, Major Hopes”

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-miniature-horse-therapy-20121230,0,5889181.story?page=1

 

There is also a video clip from our interview with the Chicago Tribune showing our minis in their sneakers!

http://www.chicagotribune.com/videogallery/73397326/News/Miniature-horses-Providing-needed-therapy

 

OTHER MINIS IN THE NEWS:

 

Illinois bill signed  in August 2012 which designates miniature horses as service animals:

www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/15/illinois-mini-horse-servi_n_1784249.html

 

NPR article about pet therapy and how animals and humans heal each other

http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2012/03/09/146583986/pet-therapy-how-animals-and-humans-heal-each-other

 

The NBC show “Parks and Recreation” had a star mini name Li’l Sebastian. Sadly, he was “killed” off in the show…maybe a perfect opportunity for the Mane in Heaven minis to head to Pawnee:

http://www.pawneeindiana.com/parks-and-recreation/lil-sebastian/