Acupressure for Horses : Hands-On Techniques to Solve Performance Problems and Ease Pain and Discomfort
Now you can help your horse with simple acupressure techniques! Learn to identify your horse s individual body constitution type, which determines your choice of acupressure treatment; understand the 12 main channels of energy in your horse s body, and gain the ability to choose the correct points to treat specific issues. Relieve mild sources of pain and discomfort in your horse s body, influence his mental health and stability, and select appropriate treatment from a comprehensive list of common problems and their solutions, with step-by-step instructions and full-color photographs to help you help your horse."
- Spiral bound | 160 pages
- 190 x 241 x 24mm | 612g
- 25 Oct 2016
- TRAFALGAR SQUARE
- North Pomfret, United States
It's fascinating stuff--and if Ingrid Klimke (who wrote the foreword) and the German team get results with Traditional Chinese Medicine, then I think I'll be giving it a try with my horse.--Jennifer O. Bryant "USDF Connection " Acupressure for Horses by Ina Gosmeier will reveal the benefits of this therapy. Chapters include an explanation of what acupressure is and why is can be a less intense method of healing than acupuncture, the different channels of energy, horse types, acupressure points and correct application to lessen effects of unsettling events such as yard move, travelling or competing. -- Wendy Parsons * The Essex Rider *
About Ina Gösmeier
Dr. Ina Gosmeier studied veterinary medicine at the University of Giessen in Germany, after which she obtained specialized certification in acupuncture, undertaking additional studies in Chinese herbology at universities in China and Switzerland. Since 2002, she has been responsible for the horses on the German national teams at championship events and in international competition, where her job is to maintain the health, well-being, and performance of the horses, using naturopathic methods."