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Horse Ranch Offers Ride in Clouds for the Disabled

Posted By Janna On November 27, 2013 @ 10:53 am In Headline News | No Comments

“Walk on!”

With those words a miracle happened at Green Acres Riding Center in rural Jamesport. They were the first words a disabled three-year-old girl ever spoke. She spoke them to Chipper, her therapeutic riding horse.

“Before she began riding she was able to sign, but not speak,” said Patti Gillham, certified instructor at the therapeutic horse ranch. “The children learn two instructions when riding — walk on and whoa.

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