Peggy Bass was growing up, her passion for horses was a completely unexpected event in her family. She didn’t grow up on a farm, or on a ranch.
Her love of horses launched her personal career path. When a family came to her looking for therapeutic horseback riding for their disabled daughter, Peggy created Good Hope Equestrian Training Center in South Miami-Dade to provide equine assisted therapy to children, teens and adults. Their newest program, Horses for Heroes, in partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs, pairs veterans with horses as a way to promote therapeutic change, both physical and psychological. Give a listen to this week's show to learn more about the fascinating guest.