My little ponies: The adorable miniature horses providing therapy for children in need


My little ponies: The adorable miniature horses providing therapy for children in need

My little ponies: The adorable miniature horses providing therapy for children in need

2:29 PM on 22nd July 2011

The gentle carousel miniature therapy horses are brought to large groups of foster, as well as homeless and abused children for comfort and support

Healing horses: The miniature ponies are part of the Gentle Carousel, one of the world”s only mini-horse therapy organisations

The gentle carousel miniature therapy horses are brought to large groups of foster, as well as homeless and abused children for comfort and support

Good cause: After realising the therapeutic benefitsof playing with mini horses, the couple that run the centre now use them to bring joy to the lives of foster children as well as those who arehomeless, have suffered abuse or are critically or terminally ill

The gentle carousel horses are also brought to disabled patients to brighten up their day

The Gentle Carousel horses are also brought to disabled patients to brighten up their day

The gentle carousel miniature therapy horses are brought to large groups of foster, as well as homeless and abused children for comfort and support

Little and large: The miniature horses stand at 19inches tall, the smallest in the world