Now we’re going to try it. That’s what more and more horse owners think. ”It” being ProPrio Training, to get a stronger and more balanced horse. It’s a form of neuromuscular training, which I am crazy about, both as a horse owner and a veterinarian. I have specialized in neuromuscular ... [Læs mere]
Stimulating the horse’s senses can improve its movements and posture
The senses work like reflexes to a certain degree, meaning that they work without us being aware of them. However, we can consciously stimulate them, and that’s exactly what ProPrio Training can do for your horse. ProPrio Training is sensorimotor training. In order for the brain to control the ... [Læs mere]
Which posture is best for my horse?
What’s your position on posture? Forward and down. Long and deep, neck flexion, neck up? It’s a topic we as riders can discuss and talk about very passionately. That speaks to my professional heart because it is important. Both to have an opinion about and to achieve the correct ... [Læs mere]
Why Rollkur or Hyperflexion is a damaging way of training even though new studies show that the horse gets a sufficient air supply when using this posture?
I am sitting here reading the latest published study in the danish magazine “Hestemagasinet” (Horsemagazine) about the effect of the head posture on the upper airways, and how much pressure the riders use in the different postures. Competition posture, Hyperflexion or Rollkur, LDR (Low, Deep and ... [Læs mere]