Equine Therapy Assistant



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Equine Therapy Assistant
Dallas & Park Cities
Fee: one carrot per session

When LifeWorker Abbie Chesney adopted Sparrow - a beautiful retired racehorse - she didn't anticipate he would become an equine therapy assistant.  Sparrow spent much of his time standing in the back of his stall with his nose in the corner.  On a hunch, Abbie moved him to a more active part of the barn, at which point his depression lifted and his love for carrots


Sparrow was named in honor of Abbie’s friend Carter Albrecht (Carter once fronted a band named Sparrow) in tribute to the positive impact he had on those around him.

Sparrow is our equine therapy assistant.  He is a kind, gentle soul who loves his work.   After his rapid recovery from depression, he’s sure to understand your pain as well.