The Horse Owner's Guide to Holistic Medicine

This authoritative guide to the principles of holistic medicine discusses the many ways in which alternative therapies may be used in the day-to-day care of the horse, as well as treatment of specific disorders. It is essential reading for all horse owners, riders, trainers, and handlers. It covers understanding the horse's senses and harnessing the energy; assessment and diagnosis; therapies and how they work; choosing the right therapy; combining conventional and alternative treatments; making the most of your resources; the holistic approach to everyday care and management; and the healing art of riding.