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The Hoofbeat | July 2022

The Hoofbeat | July 2022

By Morgan Kastenek on Jul 30, 2022 at 11:11 AM in The Hoofbeat Newsletter

The Hoofbeat | July 2022

Lovingly referred to as "1,000-pound therapists," Hearts' herd plays an influential role in Hearts' therapeutic work. Whether being ridden or participating in groundwork, horses have a way of connecting with participants that makes the individual feel GOOD.

Hearts' 16 equine partners have the extraordinary responsibility of providing a safe and stable environment where participants can build strength, mobility, and flexibility: often where other more traditional therapies have proven unsuccessful. Participants also feel empowered and have greater self-esteem after working with horses.

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Photography by Emily Hart-Roberts

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