Today’s Meet the Ranch Monday is celebrating Asia’s twelfth birthday! Asia is an Arab/Paso Fino cross mare that was a victim of neglect. She and her mother were left for days without water or food. Neither of them had received routine hoof care. Her dam’s hooves were so mal-aligned that she could not support her 1000lb […]
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He’s not coming today”, Tommy’s mother apologized over the phone. This response was not unusual for teens that struggle with anxiety. Tommy’s anxiety had gripped him in anticipation of leaving the house for his initial Equine Therapy session… his first chance at healing. This fifteen year old teen had suffered from anxiety for most of […]
On April 12th in downtown Gastonia, the Community Foundation is hosting its thirteenth annual Run for the Money fundraiser. Over one hundred county non-profits are participating, and this is an excellent opportunity to make your generous donation to Bit of Hope go even further. The Community Foundation matches all donations given (to a later determined […]
Last time we featured one of our newest ranch friends, this week we’re sharing our oldest. Doc was the first horse here on the ranch in January 2009. None of our horses are perfect and Doc was no exception. His grumpy demeanor, with pinned ears and frantic pawing during feed time was enough to drive […]