30 Nov '14, 1pm

'Horse therapy' at Texas ranch helps wounded vets:

BEASLEY, Texas — Cpl. Steven Schulz looked as proud as any Marine could be sitting astride a horse named Xena at a ranch west of Rosenberg, Texas. "I'll do a trot for awhile, I guess," Schulz said as Xena began to sway back and forth while steadily picking up speed. "Ride as long as you want," said Jan Shultis, director of the Xena Project, which offers therapeutic riding programs for wounded veterans at her family's ranch in Beasley. Schulz was injured in an improved explosive device blast that left him paralyzed and blind in one eye. He took a medical retirement from the Marine Corps. The horse Schulz was riding that day wasn't like any other at the ranch. "She is fiberglass - just like a Corvette," Shultis said. Xena is a full-sized, articulated equine simulator originally used to train competitive dressage riders. Shultis said Xena is perfect for veterans with severe c...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/horse-therapy-at-texas-ranch-helps...

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