A Tasman therapy farm where alpacas, horses and baby donkeys work their magic

At Brightwater Ranch, the therapist’s office looks very different than most. Children might discuss their problems with social workers and counselors in a field with an alpaca, while tending to a horse, or petting Konkoni’s pig. At Fossil Creek, an animal-assisted therapy farm, about 90% of those who visit are children. They are tamariki (children) …

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