How Do You Tell When Your Horse Is Not Well?

Good question! How do most people tell when there horse is not well? In my experience it is only recognised when there is obvious lameness, tenderness, aggrevated behaviour or failing to maintain condition etc. There are really neat and subtle ways of asking your horse if everything is OK. Muscle testing (kinesiology) over the last […]

Hip Dysplasia

This morning, at the Karara Sheep Dog Trials, I was asked what I knew about hip dysplasia. My response was to determine what they understood about hip dysplasia. I suggested we have a look. A young bitch pup about 8 months old with obvious pain at both hips and apparent muscle wasting around the hips. […]