Danielle Bennett, a double amputee, finds kindred spirit with Casper, The “Broken Horse”. It is all about perspective. A broken and “useless” horse to some became a best friend and empathetic comrade to Danielle. These unlikely best friends show what a spiritual bond can do. But who is healing who? Danielle and Casper are our […]

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Donkeys have long been portrayed as stubborn, willful animals, frustrating their owners with their persistent obstinance, but Steve Stiert – who runs Donkey Park in Ulster Park – knows better. He offers programs and services – like Little Brays of Sunshine therapy donkeys – specifically designed to help people surmount challenges, training donkeys and human […]

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Bentley Potter of Kingston founded Lost Pets of the Hudson Valley on Facebook in June 2012 after he saw a “lost dog” poster taped to a pole. Today, the Facebook page has 55,000 followers, and together with the website (lostpetshv.org), has been responsible for reuniting thousands of missing animals with their owners. The Kingston businessman, whose family owns […]

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