Working Towards A Short Term Goal

I am so excited to see this (image below) today on Twitter but, I now have to work out if I have the money to sign up. I’ve been saving up regularly for some time now and it has enabled me to have a few riding lessons and to do other horse activities lately. I…

7 Movies About Healing Horses That You Have Never Heard Of

If you’re looking for a feel-good film about horses healing people to watch whilst curled up on the sofa with some popcorn and a hot choccie, have you considered one or all of the films listed below? Unbridled – This film is based on true stories taken from a couple of equine assisted therapy centres…

When The Brain Loses Its Resilience

The brain is a wonderful, resilient organ but even it can get overwhelmed. To help me cope with difficult emotions and situations over the years, I developed a ‘skill’ called compartmentalising. It basically means, I shoved those feelings, to an area in the back of my head, shut the door and stashed the key away…

Training Horses For Disabled Riders

This particular topic has been pretty difficult to research but I think I have a few snippets of information now. It’s probably accurate to say that some horses are just naturally adept to working as a therapy horse. But, maybe some horses would require just a little more help to make them safe for working…