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Therapeutic Riding

Price:On Application

Description:

WHY HORSE RIDING?

Doctors and therapists are discovering the positive effects of riding therapy both physically, mentally and emotionally.

Some of the Benefits include:

  • builds self confidence and esteem
  • ¬†improves balance & co-ordination
  • increased muscle tone & strength
  • relaxation of spastic muscles
  • improved learning, concentration, memory
  • independence and a sense of achievement
  • opportunity to take a controlled risk
  • allows contact with animals and understanding of their care
  • ¬†improved self-esteem and motivation
  • access to recreation and social interaction

The benefits of horse riding for those with emotional, mental or physical handicaps is well documented and for children who tend to be underachievers at school sports or academic subjects horse riding can be a confidence booster that encourages them