Horses Are Helping Combat Veterans Heal Their Emotional Wounds
Boulder Crest Retreat in Bluemont, VA provides equine therapy to veterans who are strug-gling mentally after serving. Horses “see through you,” understand your intentions, and mirror your own feelings. The horses’ honesty and compassion provide a healing path that helps vet-erans with the emotional effects of combat and war. Self-awareness and relationship building are just some of the benefits that come from working with these special animals.