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Riderless Horse

From: Star Herald By: Joe Dutton Two local Veterans Day parades will highlight a special caparisoned horse this year to honor all fallen members of the military. A caparisoned horse is a single black or dark colored horse dressed in specialized ornamental coverings without a rider. A...

Horse assisted therapy

From: KSDK.com By: Cindy Williams CUMBERLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - There are several therapeutic riding programs in Maine that do wonderful work. Teaching people with mental and physical disabilities how to ride a horse builds confidence. But there is a relatively new program in Cumberland that is less...

CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ, Galveston County Daily News, Wednesday, May 22, 2013   DICKINSON, Texas (AP) — A grassy lawn under a few shade trees is not the ideal place to amputate a horse's leg.   [caption id="attachment_19117" align="alignleft" width="300"] Veterinarians, students and horse enthusiasts watch and photograph Dr. Ric Redden, center...