Learn more about the science behind horses helping humans and what equine therapy, natural horsemanship and GRIT’s philosophy are all about:

“Horses do the Teaching”

“Not Just Horsing Around… Psychologists Put Their Faith in Equine Therapies”

“Awakening the Right Brain”

“Efficacy of equine therapy: Mounting evidence”

“Recent research published in Frontiers in Public Health shows that the effects of vibrations produced by horses during horse-riding lead to the activation of the sympathetic nervous system, which improves learning in children.”

Ever wondered why we naturally feel calmer around horses? Here’s the fascinating science behind it.

“I believe the relationship between horse and rider, more than anything else, is what determines the ability to achieve results. In the horse’ world, the relationship with all other members of the herd is the foundation supporting every move and decision a horse makes throughout his life. The relationship between horse and rider is the beginning. The beginning is a good place to start.”
~ GaWaNi Pony Boy Horse, Follow Closely: Native American Horsemanship