Where Does My Horse Hurt?: A Hands-On Guide to Evaluating Pain and Dysfunction Using Chiropractic Methods

Where Does My Horse Hurt?: A Hands-On Guide to Evaluating Pain and Dysfunction Using Chiropractic Methods

by Renee Tucker, Patty Capps, Ginger-Kathleen Coombs
     
 

Keep your horse pain-free and performing his best! Introducing 27 simple body checkups you can do on your horse—Where Does My Horse Hurt? is a do-it-yourself method for determining when and where your horse hurts. With this easy-to-follow book, conveniently spiral-bound so you can lay it open on your tack trunk and follow the instructions as you work

Overview

Keep your horse pain-free and performing his best! Introducing 27 simple body checkups you can do on your horse—Where Does My Horse Hurt? is a do-it-yourself method for determining when and where your horse hurts. With this easy-to-follow book, conveniently spiral-bound so you can lay it open on your tack trunk and follow the instructions as you work on your horse, you will: • Become familiar with your horse's normal range of movement so you can prevent minor issues from becoming major. • Stay in tune with areas of temporary or chronic discomfort so you can offer relief as needed. • Solve "mystery" or "phantom" lamenesses that come and go seemingly without reason. • Save thousands of dollars by avoiding expensive diagnostics that rarely get you answers. • Learn how to discuss potential problem areas with farriers, veterinarians, and bodyworkers. • Keep your horse actively and happily "in work" for more months of the year, and more years of his life.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"My barn buddies and I can't wait for the next rainy day to bring in our horses and try out this system!" —Practical Horseman

"Renee Tucker is a veterinarian with a background in bioengineering and is certified in equine chiropractic and acupuncture. Add all those things up, and you get a doctor who really knows how to read a horse's body. Her new book gives us 27 simple body checkups that we can do on our horses to learn the source of their pain." —Horsemen's Yankee Pedlar 

"Looking for an easy-to-read guide to keeping your horse healthy and happy? Dr. Renee Tucker's new book teaches you how to perform simple body checkups to make sure your horse is pain-free and performing to the best of his ability." —Horse & Rider

"This remarkable book, written by a veterinarian who is certified in equine chiropractic and acupuncture, offers a wealth of information for systematically assessing a horse's condition and deciding whom to call when things go wrong." —Mary Daniels, Dressage Today

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570764868
Publisher:
Trafalgar Square
Publication date:
06/15/2011
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
226,195
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Renee Tucker, DVM, is a veterinarian specializing in equine acupuncture and chiropractic work. She lives in Redding, California.

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