Riding centre grows by leaps and mounts

Claremont Therapeutic Riding Centre founder M'liss Henry with dressage competitor Sara Cann on her ride Choco, who has been with the centre for 35 years. Picture: Marcus Whisson www.communitypix.com.au d395602
Claremont Therapeutic Riding Centre founder M'liss Henry with dressage competitor Sara Cann on her ride Choco, who has been with the centre for 35 years. Picture: Marcus Whisson www.communitypix.com.au d395602

Ms Cann, of Churchlands, has a physical and intellectual disability, and joined the Claremont Therapeutic Riding Centre five years after Ms Henry established it.

‘I was five when I started coming here, I’m 41 now,’ Ms Cann said.

‘It’s made me strong physically and it’s my social life down here.

‘I’m down here five or six days a week’