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Equine

 
 
Benefits of Equine
Massage Therapy:
 
  • Increases flexibility and range of motion
  • Stimulates blood circulation
  • Promotes healing by increasing the flow of nutrients to the muscles while eliminating excessive fluids and toxins
  • Quicker recovery time from heavy competition schedules
  • Reduces strain and discomfort within the body due to compensational weight bearing on non-injured areas
  • Reduces fatigue from long distance hauling
  • Can help prevent founder
  • For layups, can speed healing of injury
To schedule a massage at your farm, please call (803) 507-1438 or email Ellen at ereichle8clubs@gmail.com
 
 
How to tell if your horse needs a massage: 
  • Head tossing
  • Tail wringing
  • Discomfort in girth area - "girthiness"
  • Short on extensions
  • Short in strides
  • Difficulty with lead changes
  • Sore back
  • Uneven bend of frame from side to side
  • Dislikes grooming or attempts to bite while being groomed

 

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