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Bodywork Can Keep Your Body (and Your Horse’s) Working

Bodywork Can Keep Your Body (and Your Horse’s) Working

When we talk about message, what springs to mind? Indulging oneself at an exclusive spa, receiving special wraps and treatments from a burly masseuse? Put away those ideas that body work such as message therapy, chiropractic adjustments, or acupuncture are merely for the hedonistic wealthy set. Instead, think of these treatments as a means of…

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Does Acupuncture Work?

Recently my mare underwent a consultation with a trained veterinarian who now specializes in chiropractic treatment and acupuncture. The mare sustained a neck injury as a weanling and recently exhibited some behaviors which made me suspicious she was experiencing physical limitations. She is especially tight in the neck, poll, shoulder and is resistant to stretch…

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Horse Power

Never underestimate the power of an itchy horse butt! This fence board was warped out of shape in just one night as the result of vigorous rubbing. The warm Spring weather brings out the bugs, fungus, sweet itch, and allergies so it’s time to start washing and treating tails, bellies, and “private parts.” Does anyone…

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