Nicker Nickel News

21 Feb

Why is Nicker Nickels so fond of Equine Assisted Therapy?

Having been involved first hand working with horses in therapeutic settings, we at Nicker Nickels know and appreciate the incredible value of this type of therapy.

07 Feb

Purchase with a Purpose makes an impact!

We are pleased to announce that after calculating the numbers for 2017, we were able to donate to four more therapeutic riding programs.  Customers suggested three of the programs and Nicker Nickels sent out donation checks January 31, 2018.

06 Jan

Nicker Nickels makes a difference!

Nicker Nickels makes a difference in more than one way.  Here is a thank you note we received:

16 Oct

University of Florida EAAT Workshop

We are proud to help sponsor the continuing education of the professionals and volunteers that are dedicated to therapeutic riding.  The University of Florida hosted an Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies(EAAT) workshop on October 8, 2017 where they discussed equine behavio

09 Oct

1st Donation

When you purchase Nicker Nickels, positive reinforcement reaches far beyond your own horse!  Thanks to your purchases, we could present our first donation to Midwest Therapeutic Riding Program at their fall show Saturday, October 8, 2017.  They have an outstanding program we are

03 Oct

Raffle winner!

The firemen of Oak Creek, Wisconsin have a spaghetti benefit dinner that raises funds for local charities.  We were honored to be part of their raffle and even more thrilled to see the joy on this girl’s face when she was a winner of our treats.

01 Oct

Grayslake Feed Sales....Thank You!

You can buy Nicker Nickels at Grayslake Feed Sales, 21 Seymour Ave., Grayslake, Illinios.

12 Sep

Learning Opportunity

Alexandra Kurland, who wrote the first books on clicker training for horses will be giving a clinic in Arkansas on October 28-30, 2017.  I have attended one of her clinics at this location.

23 Aug

Klema Feeds.....Thank you!

We want to thank Klema Feeds in Franksville, WI for being the first retail store to believe in our horse training treats.  They have been selling them since July 1st.   Klema Feeds is a traditional small town feed store with all the charm that goes along with a historical building.  If you are lo

09 Aug

FaceBook - here we are!!!

Nicker Nickels is now on Facebook.  Follow us so you can keep up to date on activities and special offers. Like us at