Category Archives: disabled

New Study Shows Benefits of Horseback Riding Therapy for Children with Autism

Children with autism spectrum have immediate and long-term benefits from therapeutic horseback riding, researchers show. In the first large, randomized study of its kind, researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have shown a lasting reduction in irritability … Continue reading

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Jack the Border Terrier is Nation’s Top Dog Hero

Beloved rescue Border Terrier ‘Sir Jack Spratticus’ has been announced as the winner of the dog hero competition, Friends for Life, at Crufts 2018. Owned by Vanessa Holbrow, from Burnham on Sea, Somerset, Jack, had been to four homes before … Continue reading

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Rescue Dog Marley Qualifies As Assistance Dog

An unwanted pet dog has made the transformation to specialist assistance dog thanks to national charity Support Dogs. Three year old red Labrador retriever, Marley was being sold on second hand buy and sell website Preloved, after his owners could … Continue reading

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