This Palomino miniature pony named Mr Cheddar visits elderly residents.
The friendliness of the pony brightens up the routine of their day, often helping bring back memories from their childhoods. The feel of their fur has been shown to help elderly citizens think back to their earliest memories.
Mr Cheddar also loves the attention; being groomed, brushed and petted by the residents.
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13 Quotes: What Horse Riding Teaches You About Life
Horse riding is one of those rare and beautiful activities that teaches you so much about the world we live in.
It’s a secret that all horse-riders already know: great insights come from the saddle:
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