Jackie Leftwich BSc MSc AMC MMCA FRCC (Animal)
Chiropractor [McTimoney/STR/IAVC] (Qualified to treat humans and animals)
Registered with GCC and RAMP
Telephone: 07738 110570
E-mail: info@watersidechiropractic.co.uk

Posts Tagged ‘saddle slip’

How the Sport that Your Horse is Involved in May Impact On Your Horse – Part II – the Showjumper

June 03, 2014  |   Equine Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

It is probably of no surprise to most that the type of sport that your horse is involved in may impact on your horse and its way of going.  The discipline of the individual sports horse has an important impact on training regimes, conformational problems, degenerative disease and injury.  This is why animal chiropractors and others that are involved with horses need to be familiar with the various sporting disciplines and the predisposing factors that ...

Equine Joint Health – are joint problems on the rise? Can McTimoney Chiropractic from Waterside Chiropractic help?

January 20, 2014  |   Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

You may or may not be a 'Horse or Hound' reader, but if you are, you will undoubtedly have seen the feature in the 9th January issue where Horse and Hound invited expert riders and equine professionals to a round table discussion on the issues of joint disease and associated problems.  This was followed up by a few letters commenting on this article in the Horse and Hound 16th January issue. One of the key messages ...

“Research Shows 25% of British Dressage Horses have Back-Related Problems” – Equine Chiropractic from Waterside Chiropractic can help

June 30, 2013  |   Equine Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

There is an interesting article in this week's Horse & Hound which is seeking volunteers to take part in a research project looking at the relationship between saddle slip and back problems in horses. Sue Dyson, Animal Health Trust (AHT) vet who is Head of Clinical Orthopaedics at the Centre for Equine Studies and joint author of  "Diagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse", is undertaking the project with a PhD student.  "Saddle slip is ...