“It is fun, healing and relaxing for me to spend time with them, and it is important for them to feel relaxed as well. Unlike humans sometimes, animals are very straightforward and I learn from them.”
She feels that her passion for horses gives her an enormous amount of energy to bring back to work at Getinge, where she is a sales representative.
“It is really rewarding to work in the Medtech industry, being part of providing our customers solutions that can help save people’s lives. It gives me energy too to bring back home to the stable and spend on my precious horses.”
In the future Yuko wants to learn and inspire other young girls to start riding horses.
“My daughter is still a bit too young, but one day I am hoping to put her on the back of a horse, if she wants to. The freedom, belongingness and love you feel up there – that is something I would recommend anyone trying.”