Animals have been constant companions to humans for a long time. They have helped us in many ways from guiding physically challenged persons to cuddling with us on the couch. Now, an alternative therapy for managing and easing PTSD in war veterans is being practiced, with the help of rescued and retired horses.
Arizona has several organizations working with Veterans and horses. Here are a few of them:
Hoofbeats with Heart
Equine Assisted Healing