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Wednesday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.

 

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Whiplash: Why the injury that keeps on giving can’t be seen – Horsetalk.co.nz Whiplash symptoms that last years after an accident but cannot be seen in tests could be down to previously unseen functional changes in the pain and posture processing parts of the brain, according to European research. Here’s what you need to know about whiplash…

 

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United Kingdom:

How to prepare your stable yard for snow With record high temperatures this winter, snow is unlikely to be high on your list of worries (well only if you’re in the UK). But there’s no harm in being prepared… 

Observation, Science, and Equine Lameness Diagnosis | TheHorse.com Vets can glean crucial information by evaluating horses with performance issues in hand, on the lunge, and under saddle. But a significant number of pain-related gait abnormalities are only evident only when the horse is ridden and this is why…  Have you ever had a horse that was only lame under saddle?

Get riding fit: improve your balance – Horse & Hound If you’re interested in improving your riding, then start using these simple exercises to improve your flexibility, strength and fitness in saddle.

Shane Breen: how to keep your horse straight to a fence (it could win you classes this winter) – Horse & Hound Irish show jumper, Shane Breen shares his top exercise for helping to keep your horse straight to a fence — handy preparation for jumping in indoor arenas this winter, where horses can be easily distracted. 

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