Equine massage therapy can be a wonderful complementary therapy to a rehabilitation program, or in a maintenance program for the equine athlete.
OVLAC’s Kerri Watson is a certified equine massage therapist and can perform massage therapy on the road or in the clinic. Massage is useful for primary muscle soreness or muscle soreness that develops secondary to another lameness issue.
Deep muscle stimulation and massage can also be accomplished with use of the “thumper”. The “thumper” is a mechnical massage device.