One of our veterans is working on healing from military sexual trauma. H3 horses are used so she can start regaining the feeling of controlling her life. While the act itself is over, the lingering effects have been crippling. To handle a 1000 pound animal can be quite intimidating and it takes a lot of courage to do this. By walking into a stall and being up close and personal with that horse, she has to reach inside of herself and find the courage to do this. This acti
Eric a former US Marine was struggling with a painful divorce, bankruptcy, and homelessness. He stayed here on the H3 property in an RV back before the cabins were ready. He has assistance from the VA and has moved into his own apartment now and his life is beginning to stabilize. Coming to H3 out in Monroe helps him process all those old pains. This picture was taken in May 2018. Eric comes here to be around the horses and make a better connection to the world around him.