benefits of equine massage

Equine massage is an excellent hands on therapy which can aid in keeping your horse in optimal health. Massage benefits the whole horse - not just the soft tissues and muscles. No matter whether they are a happy hacker, a competition horse, 11.2hh or 18.2hh, just starting their career or enjoying their retirement, EVERY horse can feel the benefits of massage. Below are just a few of the many ways my hands on support can help your horse!

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Reduces risk of injury

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Increases suppleness and flexibility

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Aids muscle recovery, repair and growth

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Increases performance + stride length

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Reduces and relieves muscular tension

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Increases circulation and lymphatic drainage

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Helps keep joints flexible and increases their range of motion

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Reduces crookedness and allows muscles to develop evenly

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Promotes your horses wellbeing by relaxing their mind + body

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Breaks down scar tissue and fascia restrictions 

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Reduces muscle wastage and prevents shortened muscle post injury

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Improves coat and skin condition

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Increases proprioception (especially important in young horses)