A Picture Really Does Speak A Thousand Words

Leandro started coming to us about a month ago. He is deaf, blind and has no speech though he can communicate to his helper using British Sign Language. For the first three visits he came to get familiar with us and our surroundings and we began by introducing him to a horse. One of our most trusted ponies, Candy, is led over to Leandro who gently began stroking the horse. Firstly, her nose and then Leandro lay his hands over the horses whole face, touching her nostrils, up her nostrils, then higher feeling the bump above her eyes, stroking her mane and Candy, seeming to sense his vulnerability, slowly lowered her whole head into the young man's lap and quietly starting snorting and blowi

Great Donation from Sporting Bears Club

The Sporting Bears Club take classic cars for example McClaren M1`s, various Porsche and other dream cars to different venues in the UK their largest event is the Kimbolton Country Fayre coming up soon and members of the public pay for rides. They raised a whopping £3,800 for us which we are going to use to buy another pony. Thank you to all their members and specific thanks to Andrew Lake seen here handing over the cheque and to Brian Chadwick for nominating us as their local charity. ​ ​

Proud Moment for BDHRA

We are very honoured and excited to announce that we have been awarded the Queen`s Award for Voluntary Service. The Queen`s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to local volunteer groups across the UK to recognise outstanding work in their communities. The awards were created in 2002 to celebrate the Queen`s Golden Jubilee and winners are announced each year on 2nd June - the Anniversary of the Queen`s Coronation. "

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