Veterinary Physiotherapy Ceredigion

Equine Physiotherapy provided for horses in Ceredigion, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire

Some common conditions that benefit from physiotherapy treatment include:

  • Soft tissue issues such as muscle, tendon or ligament injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Neurological conditions
  • Pre or Post-Surgery
  • Conservative management of conditions
  • Ridden issues such as napping, bucking, stiffness on one rein, going disunited in canter or resistance to work on the bit
  • To enhance performance

Treatment methods used include:

  • Massage
  • Stretching
  • Hot and Cold
  • Electrotherapy (TENs, Laser, NMES, PEMF and H-Wave)
  • Remedial exercise prescription
    • Including exercises to target weight bearing, proprioception, muscle strengthening, postural improvement, gait correction

The benefits of physiotherapy treatment include:

  • Pain relief
  • Improved flexibility, joint range of motion and movement
  • Improved muscle tone and strength
  • Improved posture and core strength
  • Improved athletic performance

Equine Palpation of musculature

Equine Palpation of musculature

Equine Palpation of musculature