Equine Athlete Injury Rehabilitation

  • Daily exercise: controlled undersaddle work
  • Monitoring and analysis of horse‚Äôs movement to ensure proper use of its whole body
  • Managing compromised areas (whether result of conformation, past chronic lameness, etc)
  • Administration of prescribed medications (twice daily)
  • Standing wrap changes
  • Basic daily wound care (cleaning, administering topical medication)
  • Hot/cold hosing
  • Hoof soaking
  • Application of cold therapy/ice boots
  • Blanketing
  • Grooming maintenance
  • Specialized feed program for horses on restricted movement
  • Turnout and monitoring in round pen (per veterinarian protocol)
  • Handling horse for farrier and veterinarian visits
  • Progress charted with daily written logs, photographs, and video clips which can be used to communicate with owners, trainers, and veterinarians