"Finn sat on the horse, and he didn’t speak and the horse didn't speak and they went back to instincts and body language and the horse understood him. I think Finn, who had very little language then, felt more understood than he ever had"
Get Started With Animal Care is a programme delivered by Vauxhall City Farm in partnership with The Prince's Trust.
Read about Rida's interview in the Evening Standard.
Chris attended the New Shoots programme at the end of 2017.
Read about his experience with us and the difference Vauxhall City Farm made in his life!
Thomas Hobbs is a freelance journalist who normally writes about pop culture but here writes about his first time volunteering at a city farm.