TITLE

Equine Help

PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
PN;Dec2010, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Handi-Ramp Horse Mounting Ramp, which was introduced by Handi-Ramp to offer a way for people with disabilities to ride horses as part of their equine-assisted therapy.
ACCESSION #
55059788

 

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