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An investigation into the relationship of pelvic misalignment on forelimb hoof size

29/04/2014 by in Pelvic symmetry

Pelvic rotation misalignment can be associated with reduced performance and lameness
Redistribution of locomotor forces to other limbs to off-load a limb is a compensatory mechanism
Evidence of a statistically significant relationship between the alignment of the pelvis and growth (length and width) of horse’s fore-hooves