Certified Equine Sports and rehabilitation massage therapist Emma Beckham discusses the various massages available and how they benefit your horse.
Emma career started with the help of Helen Woolley, from Equissage Europe. Now, as a fully qualified Equine Sports and Rehabilitation Massage Therapist Emma explains the benefits of Equine sports massages for all types of horses, not just those who are injured.
Treatment helps to:
A sports massage is suitable for all equines from retired horses to top competition horses and can prevent injury.
After a massage a horse actually looks like he has been to the gym. His veins are easy to see and the coat is glossy. With the circulation going it helps stimulate the elimination of toxins in the system which is why a horse should be encouraged to drink plenty after a sports massage and to prevent stiffness that can occur the next day.
The three types of massage available are:
Thermal imaging is sometimes offered alongside this. This is provided to help spot and monitor sore areas and treat accordingly; although this is not diagnosing a problem, it can help by showing sore areas that may have been overlooked.
For further info or to arrange a massage contact Emma Beckham on 07825295407 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Covering Norfolk and Suffolk areas, and fully insured.