While attending high school she fell in love with the horses at her school. The horses helped her overcome her problem with hitting people and gave her more control over her emotions and actions.
Temple Grandin achieved greatness and graduated college with her Masters in Animal Science. She would have never been able to accomplish this great achievement without her homemade squeeze chute.
Temple Grandin started to work at a slaughterhouse and studied animal behavior. She is famous for her designs and research about animals.
Animals greatly helped Temple Grandin overcome challenges with autism and helped her achieve greatness. Interacting with farm animals helped Temple physically and emotionally. The way she connected and the lessons she learned from the animals made her feel different, but not less.
Before college, Temple Grandin, stayed at her aunt's house on a farm with cows and other animals. This is where her love and connection to animals was recognized.
Temple Grandin found calmness and joy with the cattle. She used a squeeze chute to calm down like the cows.