55 Corrective Exercises for Horses by J A Ballou
For postural problems/improving movement patterns/preventing injury
Do you wonder which kinds of schooling exercises are best for your horse?
Or which ones would improve the quality and coordination of his gaits, making him a more fun and willing riding partner?
Are you trying to resolve a challenge related to his posture or performance?
Jec Aristotle Ballou has made a name for herself advocating for the horse and providing sensible instruction in his schooling, conditioning and care. Her bestselling books and popular clinics are designed to enable any horse person to correctly apply proven prinicples that bring measurable progress while avoiding boredom and confusion.
In her latest collection of mounted and unmounted corrective exercises, Ballou demonstrates how we can actively work to improve the horse's posture and movement, whether he is an active performance or pleasure mount, an aging or older horse that benefits from gentle exercise, or one being rehabilitated following injury, illness or lack of conditioning. Ballou's positive cross-training techniques are free of shortcuts and her guidelines for analysing the horse's posture and way of going help readers gain a new awareness of the equine body. Applicable for all disciplines, this is an integral collection that optimises how the horse uses his body and helps ensure he stays sounder and healthier for more years of his life.