How to Become an Equine Therapist

When one feels called by God to pursue a passion to serve others, the only appropriate response is to lay down the more trivial aspect of your life and follow His message blindly. Many people who have followed their calling have found that it leads to a much deeper fulfillment than they could ever have… Read more »

Equine Therapy and Veterans

As Christians, we are called to serve not only the many creatures of the world but also our fellow man. There are many times where past emotional trauma can create a difficult mental state for our spiritual brothers and sisters throughout the world. As we’ve featured before in the Deer Creek Structures blog, often times… Read more »

The Powerful Bond Between Man and Horse

Here at Deer Creek Structures, we are big supporters of equine therapy and are very passionate about supporting those who understand the powerful healing bond between man and the many creatures of the world. As Christians, we are called to be good stewards of all God’s creatures, and we can receive grace if we respect… Read more »

Good Stewards for All of the Creatures

We’ve talked a lot on this blog about how to be good stewards for all of the creatures given to us in God’s domain. The horse is an incredibly powerful and beautiful creature, and these are attributes to be respected. Although some take advantage of their power over these beasts, we love to see others… Read more »

The Benefits of Therapeutic Horse Riding Programs

We’ve spoken before about the benefits of therapeutic horse riding programs to patient seeking diverse types of medical care. The sacred bond between man and creatures like the horse is one that can bring healing to both, whether that healing is physical, emotional or spiritual. Every day, there are ever more organizations committing themselves to… Read more »

The Benefits of a 12×24 Run-in Shed

Here at Deer Creek Structures, we’re always constructing new run-in sheds to provide shelter for horses all over the country. Recently, we just constructed a 12×24 run-in shed featuring large openings to let horses in and a mostly wooden construction for a natural appearance. That may sound like a large space, but when you have… Read more »

The Relationship Between Man and the Many Animals

The relationship between man and the many animals surrounding us is an important part of our compact with God. As the Bible states, “the righteous man regards the life of his beast,” and we are called to be good caretakers of the many creatures that inhabit our world. We should respect their place in nature,… Read more »

How Living in a Portable Cabin Can Save You Money

Have you been searching for ways to save money in your pursuit of a new home?  If so, Deer Creek Structures has an idea that can help you accomplish your goal. Rather than search for a “used home,” consider purchasing a piece of land and a custom-built portable cabin.  There are several ways that prospective… Read more »

What is a Shed Row Barn?

Shed row barns are customized, modular horse barns. Their stalls or storage space align in a row, and are popular in warmer climates. For people who can’t yet afford a big, insulated barn but still want to own a horse, shed row barns are often seen as the economical way to give a horse a… Read more »

Helpful Tips for Maintaining Your Horse Barn

Lots of tender care is surely given to your precious animal, but don’t forget to tidy up around the barn as well! It’s easy to overlook some simple, but very fundamental and helpful things, when taking care of a horse. Just like us, horses need their surroundings to be in a certain condition as well…. Read more »