Features: 25 illus. App. Gloss. Notes. Bib. Index.
A growing number of individuals with special needs are discovering the
benefits of therapies and activities involving horseback riding.
Special Needs, Special Horses, by Naomi Scott, offers information
about the amazing results possible with therapeutic riding, or
hippotherapy. From recreational riding for individuals with
disabilities, to the competitions some riders enter (and win), Scott
describes the various techniques of the process and its benefits to the
physically and mentally challenged. more... about Special Needs, Special Horses: A Guide to the Benefits of Therapeutic Riding
Doubleday Equestrian Edge Book Club, 2006