Equine Physiotherapy

Equine physiotherapy is an extremely well recognised tool, utilised to enhance recovery times, associated with injury.

Veterinary Physiotherapists combine static and dynamic assessment with palpation and clinical reasoning. You can be assured that any minor musculoskeletal changes are detected, improving your horses well-being and enhancing performance.  

How do I know if my horse needs physiotherapy?

  • Disruption to performance

  • Reduced hind limb engagement

  • Cold backed

  • Teeth grinding

  • Behaviour changes

  • Head tilting

  •  Lameness

  • Stiffness or tension

  • Difficulty with schooling and jumping exercises

  • Napping, bucking and or rearing

  • Difficulty during shoeing sessions

  • Uneven shoe wear/toe dragging 

How Physiotherapy Can Help Your Horse?

As physiotherapists, we can treat your horse with any of the following conditions:

  • Neck pain

  • Back pain

  • Pelvic pain

  • Nerve associated injuries 

  • Splints and swellings

  • Soft tissue injuries

  • Wound healing and tissue repair

  •  Joint impairment

Claire uses a range of treatment modalities, to include manual therapy, heat, electrotherapies and stretching regimes to create a bespoke programme designed specifically for your horse’s needs.