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Bounding Towards Joy

  • Wish child Adriana wished for horse therapy lessons

“ It's an amazing thing to witness. ”

- Adriana's mom

Sitting atop a newly befriended horse, Adriana feels relaxed and focused. With her mother by her side and instructors attentively guiding her, she is ready and excited to try the next activity. 

A determined toddler, you would hardly know that Adriana is fighting a serious neurological disease. Through her wish for therapeutic horse lessons, she bounds forward with joy!

At the stables of Horses 'N Harmony, Adriana is overjoyed as the head equestrian personally introduces her to all of the horses. Outside, she stares in awe at the gentle giants as they trot around the corral. After completing a series of equine therapies, her tiny body stands tall as she sweetly grins with pride. "It's an amazing thing to witness," says Adriana's mom. The riding program, tailored to Adriana’s needs, continues to strengthen her confidence and renew her spirit! 

Photos by Steven Houle Photography

“It's an amazing thing to witness.” ”

— Adriana's mom

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