Equine Myofunctional Therapy (EMT) is extremely safe and suitable for most horses, regardless of their age, conformational attributes, breed or chosen discipline.
Benefits are numerous and include improvements in all of the following:
Please note: Equine Myofunctional Therapy is not a substitute for veterinary care and is not intended to replace a veterinary evaluation or to diagnose a medical condition.
Majestic Horse Equine Massage and Bodywork does not diagnose or treat illness, and does not prescribe medications.
Every horse deserves massage, and it is appropriate in the many different stages of a horse’s life. From providing beneficial body preparation to the young horse about to be broken in, to a horse that’s just had its saddle refitted, or a horse returning to exercise after time off because of injury, Equine Myofunctional Therapy offers immense advantage to the performance and healing ability of each horse. EMT should be included as a necessary part of the horse’s training and health maintenance program.
There are conditions where massage is NOT recommended unless veterinary approval has been granted. Here are some of those situations:
If your horse is exhibiting any of the above symptoms, please consult a vet.
Angela will discuss health and exercise levels with you prior to organising a massage, in order to provide the best level of care for your horse. It is the horse owner's responsibility to advise if any contraindications are present prior to booking a treatment.
Angela will also work in conjunction with veterinarians, other therapy practitioners, farriers and trainers to complement treatments and to achieve the best outcome for your horse.
Red light therapy is a very efficient, safe, and non-invasive way of promoting healing and reducing pain and inflammation. It is similar to acupuncture but without the needles. The red light torch (which is a specific wavelength of red light) is applied to areas of concern such as muscle soreness or wounds, or to acupoints on the horse’s body to promote the body’s immune responses and healing abilities, and to produce a therapeutic effect.
Benefits of red light therapy include:
Photonic red light therapy has been scientifically proven to address physiological, mental and emotional issues in animals, and can be used for a number of conditions:
Please note: Photonic Red Light Therapy is not intended to replace veterinary care or a veterinary evaluation. It is however, a safe, effective and scientifically-proven complementary therapy.