Senior Citizens that might have physical (joint problems, arthritis, and low muscle tone) and/or mental disabilities (early onset Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease), can benefit from participating in equine assisted activities. Our instructor will work with the individual on grooming, horseback riding or “driving” a horse drawn carriage.
Grooming and caring for your horse is a pleasure everyone enjoys and you get to exercise while moving at your own pace.
Benefits of equine assisted activities:
- Social interaction
- Confidence building
- Stretching limbs
- Memory processing
Walk On offers:
- Meet & Greet for senior groups
- Weekly, monthly or quarterly
- One-time visits
- Weekly, bi-monthly or monthly lessons
- Individual private and semi-private