Hunters bump?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health

Hunters bump?

This is a discussion on Hunters bump? within the Horse Health forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Can horse recover from hunters bump
  • Hunter's bump

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    04-25-2010, 09:29 AM
  #1
Foal
Hunters bump?

Can someone tell me what hunters bump is? Is it a spinal injury or a muscle injury? Do horses recover from it and continue to be good riding horses?
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    04-25-2010, 04:24 PM
  #2
Yearling
This is a much disputed topic and you're likely to get a huge range of answers. Here is a pretty good article I've found on it. Personally, my TB has a hunter's bump. He is 20 and it does not affect him in the least. He still jumps and is in work 6 days out of 7. Good luck

http://www.jwequine.com/pdf/hunters-bump.pdf
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hunters Bump? UnrealJumper Horse Riding Critique 6 12-15-2009 11:20 PM
What I've never understood in Hunters... upsidedown Jumping 26 08-09-2009 03:28 AM
Hunters bump? twogeldings Horse Health 1 06-20-2009 12:18 AM
All you hunters out there!!! Hoofprints in the Sand English Riding 29 04-17-2009 10:19 AM
Hunters Cheval Jumping 9 03-24-2008 12:05 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:33 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0