January 12, 2010
Local residient, Emily Dilley, of Cordova, Tennessee was recently announced as the Southeast Regional Winner of the online Senior Horse Tales Contest hosted by Purina®. Contestants submitted essays describing how Purina® Equine Senior® horse feed has benefited their older horses. Over 800 people submitted stories and a complete list of winning essays can be read here.
Emily, who has cerebral palsy, met her horse “Foxy” as a teenager while enrollied in a therapeutic riding program. Emily and "Foxy" have developed that special horse-human bond that often makes horse ownership so magical. Click here to read Emily’s truly touching story about “Foxy” for an inspirational tale of how both have helped each other heal both physically and emotionally.