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Horse Rescues Help Heal Frontline Workers
 By Winniefield Park   •   21st Jan 2021   •   683 views   •   0 comments


Frontline workers havenít had much of a break during this pandemic, and now with an apparent second wave underway, theyíre working harder than ever. A few horse rescues are trying to bring some stress relief to these essential health workers by giving them space to destress as they interact with retired carriage horses.

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