Massage has to be painful to be effective. Fact or myth?

You’ve probably heard of the saying no pain no gain, but does that apply to massage therapy? The short answer is no! But if it’s not painful, surely it’s not working? Again, not true! This is one of the most common things I hear as a massage therapist. Clients like…

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Is your horse getting enough salt?

Today I'd like to discuss the importance of salt in the horses diet. A lot of people that I speak to tell me they add a pinch of salt, or sometimes a tablespoon, to their horses feed each day, but is that enough? Did you know that the recommended maintenance…

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Grooming

Why not make one of your new years resolutions for 2021 to get more hands on with your horse? There's lots of techniques you can use at home to help your horse feel great and keep their body in great condition! They won't replace your professional bodyworker but it will…

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Supplements- so many to choose from!

There are so many supplements available on the market, and let's face it, for most of us the terms used by manufacturers is just really confusing! Ridden work often requires horses to canter or gallop, jump, turn, start and stop, placing an enormous strain on the skeletal system. Joint deterioration…

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