Acupressure for Horses
Hands-On Techniques to Solve Performance Problems and Ease Pain and Discomfort
Now you can help your horse with simple acupressure techniques! Learn to identify your horse s individual body constitution type, which determines your choice of acupressure treatment; understand the 12 main channels of energy in your horse s body, and gain the ability to choose the correct points to treat specific issues. Relieve mild sources of pain and discomfort in your horse s body, influence his mental health and stability, and select appropriate treatment from a comprehensive list of common problems and their solutions, with step-by-step instructions and full-color photographs to help you help your horse."
Reviews for Acupressure for Horses
Acupressure for Horses will reveal the benefits of this therapy. Chapters include an explanation of what acupressure is and why it can be a less intense method of healing than acupuncture, the different channels of energy, horse types, acupressure points and correct application to lessen effects of unsettling events such as yard move, travelling or competing.
It’s fascinating stuff – and if Ingrid Klimke (who wrote the foreword) and the German team get results with Traditional Chinese Medicine, then I think I’ll be giving it a try with my horse.
I have come to know and value Dr. Ina Gosmeier she possesses the very rare gift of being able to consolidate the diverse and complicated facts of medical cases into explanations that the layperson can easily follow.
Ingrid Klimke, Olympic Equestrian Gold Medallist