"In riding a horse, we borrow freedom."
Helen Thomson summarized the magic and appeal of horse ownership perFectly with those words.
The freedom given to one while horse riding is absolutley magical.
The relationship and special bond between a horse and human cannot be compared or repeated in any other way. There is nothing else on earth that even comes close!
Today the working horse has become almost non-existent after centuries of rich historical traditions. They are rarely used as a mode of transport or for their strength. Mankind has replaced the horse in many ways, but still the riding horse is more popular than ever.
Many dream of horse ownership, and for many it remains just that ... a dream.
Most people do not realise that they can afford a horse. Even if they did, they don't know how to start the process of what to look for and where to look. If they had a copy of Feeling Freedom: A Guide to Purchasing Your First Horse they would know where to start!
Humans are drawn to horses like a magnet, young children dream of of receiving a gift pony, parents of young teenagers know that the special relationship developed with horses keeps them grounded. Many older horse owners have fulfilled a life long passion by purchasing their first horse in retirement.
People are drawn to nature and to the outdoors, and what can be more natural that riding and animal while appreciating beautiful natural surroundings?
There are a million reasons why you would want to buy your first horse, and almost all of them are compelling.