soul cowgirl magazine

There’s something special about horses and their ability to improve our lives. They truly are good for your soul! The next time you’re at the barn cleaning stalls, grooming, or riding make sure to soak it up and be appreciative of that moment.

Why are they good for your soul?

  • The barn has a way of stimulating the senses. You can smell, hear, see, and feel a variety of things. There’s nothing quite like breathing in the fresh aroma of clean tack or running your hands over a fuzzy horse.
  • You learn to communicate without words, and there’s something peaceful about that.
  • You’re able to soak in the beauty of nature. A trail ride is like candy for the eyes.
  • Riding is a great form of exercise. Horses help you to improve your fitness level and feel good about yourself.
  • They have a way of reducing your stress levels.
  • There are endless possibilities with them and always new opportunities.
  • Horses help people reveal their true inner self. They are nearly a reflection of their rider.
  • They offer you unconditional love!

The list could go on and on! Horses truly are amazing animals. Anyone who rides one should consider themselves lucky.