Overuse injuries in horses

Injuries are always a worry for horse owners, they can be expensive, time consuming and painful for your horses. Overuse injuries are something that owners can help reduce. Read on if you would like to know more about overuse injuries…

Happy Hamstrings

A blog on potential causes of hamstring issues and video of exercises that might help

Musculoskeletal pain: Potential causes in horses

Small blog about possible cause of musculoskeletal pain in horses

K-taping your knee for patella maltracking

A short blog about how to tape your knee if you have patella maltracking or knee pain

Equine Pain: Are we missing the signs?

Article on equine behaviours that could point towards pain or discomfort. Introduction of the ridden horse pain ethogram by Sue Dyson and colleagues

Injuries: Overuse

A small blog about what overuse injuries are and ways to reduce there risk

The Core of it: Core and Riding

Small overview of the deep core muscles and some basic activation exercises

Stress fractures and the female triad

A brief discussion about why female athletes may suffer from stress fractures. The female triad talks about the interaction of diet, menstrual cycle and bone density on female athletes health and wellbeing

Equine Joint Supplements

Joint supplements, risk factors of osteoarthritis and joint damage and what needs to be present in a joint supplement for it to be effective

Autumnal changes in your horse

Article on the possible ways to loosen your horse up as a result of getting cold as the temperatures drop during autumn

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