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xEquestrianx 07-25-2012 03:56 PM

Stretching?
 
My chiropractor/ vet showed me stretches for the horses legs and stuff, to target the hip and shoulder. I know it seems to feel good, but does it really help anything to stretch them regularly?

DancingArabian 07-25-2012 03:58 PM

Yes it does help. Just like stretching helps people. Muscles are muscles be they in a dog, cat, horse or human.
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aforred 07-25-2012 06:15 PM

Regular stretches done CORRECTLY absolutely help. And if your chiro/vet taught you how, I would imagine you know the correct technique.
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