Equine Osteopathy is a complementary therapy, that formulates a fully unique treatment plan that can incorporate a range of techniques including:
In order to practice within the law it is essential for any initial appointment that vet consent is gained and anything of note in the horses past medical history is highlighted. This is not usually a problem a senior the majority of vets see the benefit Osteopathy can give.
We will find out a little bit about how we can help today, and what you do within your horse in daily life and any particular discipline.
An observation of your horse standing and moving. This involves a walk up, trot up and turning. It may be beneficial to see your horse ridden, this can be in person or in a video
In this section the practitioner with have hands on assessment, feeling the muscles, ligaments and joints, in order ito identify areas of restriction, tenderness, tension and imbalance. If required full neurological screens can also be performed.
Each treatment is unique to every horse as every patient requires something’s slightly different. A treatment plan is then formulated combining the above techniques.
Any appropriate after treatment care, stretching or any ‘homework’ will also be provided to help the horse recover and the owner to see rapid improvement
Please note the price excludes travel expenses within 40 miles of EX2 4HL.