PBS NewsHour

Small but mighty miniature horses offer therapy and hope

Clip: 04/14/2019 | 3m 27s Video has closed captioning.

From dogs and rabbits, to guinea pigs and even birds, pet therapy animals come in all shapes and sizes. But volunteer-based organization Mane in Heaven keeps and trains miniature therapy horses, which they take to schools and hospitals to offer their therapeutic support. Nick Blumberg, from our partner station WTTW in Chicago, reports on the pint-sized equine mission.

Aired: 04/14/19

Rating: NR

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