Peanut the therapy horse is two years old and only 19 inches tall but she has a big heart. She visits adults and children inside hospitals and hospice programs, assisted living programs and programs for at-risk readers. Peanut walks up and down stairs, rides in elevators (and cars) and carefully moves around hospital equipment. See: www.Horse-Therapy.org
Magic, a blue-eyed miniature mare, a therapy horse visited an assisted-living facility and a patient who had not spoken in years said to Magic "Isn't she beautiful? Florida program called Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses.
Gentle Carousel miniature horses visit hospitals, assisted living programs, hospice programs, Alzheimer patients, adults and children with disabilities, foster children and at-risk and abused children.