The effect of manual chiropractic (McTimoney) treatment on pressure measurements beneath the saddle.

Poster + oral presentation at Saddle Research Trust conference, Cambridge, November 2014.
Oral presentation at BSAS conference, Chester, April 2015
Published in Advances in Animal Biosciences Vol 6 (2) April 2015

  • Back problems in horses are recognised as an important factor in performance impairment.
  • Saddle fit is considered a factor in the pathogenesis of back problems.
  • Positive evidence that chiropractic treatment affects the horse’s back and reduces mean pressure beneath the saddle.

Crosby-Jones A., Routledge N., Cunliffe C. (2015)