Skip to content

City Horse: An uphill journey

on May 28, 2015

After years of struggling to adapt and find a place to fit in, horses brought Oakland’s native Brandi Weintraub the peace and balance she desired. Now, she works to replicate the experience through City Horse, a program that aims to help at-risk students in the East Bay by teaching them the principles of horsemanship.

Click this link to see the complete story in a multimedia special for Oakland North. This site is best viewed using the Google Chrome browser.

Oakland North welcomes comments from our readers, but we ask users to keep all discussion civil and on-topic. Comments post automatically without review from our staff, but we reserve the right to delete material that is libelous, a personal attack, or spam. We request that commenters consistently use the same login name. Comments from the same user posted under multiple aliases may be deleted. Oakland North assumes no liability for comments posted to the site and no endorsement is implied; commenters are solely responsible for their own content.

Photo by Basil D Soufi
Oakland North

Oakland North is an online news service produced by students at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and covering Oakland, California. Our goals are to improve local coverage, innovate with digital media, and listen to you–about the issues that concern you and the reporting you’d like to see in your community. Please send news tips to:

Latest Posts

Scroll To Top