Kids’ toys have a powerful role to play in shaping young minds. Creative play with toys representative of disability, for example, promotes empathy in all kids.
While kids are absorbed in the fun of pretend play with dolls, dollhouses and doll clothes, they’re acquiring valuable life skills.
Experts agree that exposure to live horses is a child’s best bet, but play horses are the next best thing and have benefits of their own. Here are pluses and minuses of each.