For all of her life, Helen Smith has been a cowgirl and now at nearly 91 years of age, it is her wish to ride a horse again. Thanks to Wish of a Lifetime, Brookdale Senior Living and Hoofbeats to healing. Helen’s wish came true in January 2018. She was amazed by the fact that her lifelong dream to ride a horse at that age was possible.
In the video footage beneath this text, you can witness this 90-year-old woman’s special moment. You’ll be touched by beauty, love, tears, and joy at the same time. You can see that she still can sit a horse well, supple back, great leg position, and soft hands…clearly, this ride meant so much to her at that age, don’t you agree?!
Helen really enjoyed the ride and it is things like this that make all the difference. The horse community is thankful to those cowboys who made it possible for her to experience one last ride. Helen got her wish and we are so happy to share that with other horse lovers. Enjoy the video!
Helen Smith has been a cowgirl her entire life. Her wish, at nearly 91 years of age, was to ride a horse again. On Jan. 24, 2018 her wish came true thanks to Wish of a Lifetime, Brookdale Senior Living and Hoofbeats To Healing.
Posted by Standard-Examiner on Friday, January 26, 2018