Practical Horse Massage : Techniques for Loosening and Stretching Muscles Paperback
by Renate Ettl
Part of the Understanding your horse series
This full colour book by a professional horse physiotherapist is a complete introduction to horse massage.
It is a book for everyone who wants to help their horses relax and regenerate after competitions or long rides: horses are very prone to muscular injuries and most owners are keen to keep them in good condition, free from unnecessary discomfort. - Introduction - The Horse's Body - Getting Horses Fit - How Massage Can Help - Massage Techniques - Stretching - Problem Areas - * Step-by-step massage techniques and easy-to-learn stretching exercises and other techniques put the subject into perspective. * "Treatment after competition" chapter explains how horses can be relaxed after exertion. * Complimentary to Hotline To Your Horse, which focuses much more on pure massage and the physiology of the horse.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 96 pages, 79 colour photographs
- Publisher: Cadmos Equestrian
- Publication Date: 21/11/2002
- Category: Equine veterinary medicine
- ISBN: 9783861279037