https://www.ngocoffee.com/warhorse It’s been really hard keeping this announcement under our hat brims while we worked out the details, but here it is! The War Horse Project has it’s very own line of coffee, roasted by the talented coffee roasters at SNARK. Simple online ordering means your favourite beans arrive fresh roasted to your door! Order … Continue reading Purchase coffee to support The War Horse Project!
Week 2 of the Re-Start As mentioned in our previous post, from time to time we are offered horses to use in The War Horse Project, and other Hope Reins programs. In the past 12 months, Cadence and Scooter, were donated , and fully immersed in their jobs as War Horses. They are thriving in … Continue reading The Making of a War Horse (part 2)
From time to time, we are offered horses as donations to The War horse Project. This is always a difficult decision for us, as there is much to consider in the short term and in the long term. In this post, I will begin to explain the process, and actually follow in real time, … Continue reading The Making of a War Horse
As I reflect on this event, I’m reminded of the ingredients that brought Legend back to life again – elements that can help us to when we are faced with anxiety and the after effects of trauma: Care: alone in that paddock, Legend would have continued to deteriorate. Physically. Socially. Mentally. He needed others … Continue reading Part 3 (sorry for keeping you hanging folks!)
Right now in Fort McMurray, first responders from across North America are in the thick of a fire that has evicted 80,000 people from their homes. Chief Darby Allen is the man at the helm of all the efforts. Read about this remarkable firefighter.
This story is Part 2 of one that The War Horse Project’s Registered Psychotherapist, Wendy Lange-Faria, tells in her sessions with our participants. Where necessary, we’ve changed names to protect privacy. Part 2 When I came to see him, he was literally a rack of bones with overgrown hooves, living in his own dung, mane … Continue reading Legend’s Story – The Rescue