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Lameness and Poor Performance in the Sports Horse : Dressage , Show Jumping and Horse Trials ( Eventing )

@inproceedings{Dyson1997LamenessAP,
  title={Lameness and Poor Performance in the Sports Horse : Dressage , Show Jumping and Horse Trials ( Eventing )},
  author={Sue J Dyson},
  year={1997}
}
Successful identification, management, and prevention of injuries in sports horses requires a thorough understanding of the demands of each sport and the ways in which injury may be manifested. It is essential to be able to communicate with the client (be it the owner, the rider, or the trainer), which means understanding the terminology (or jargon) that goes with the sport. It is important to recognize what is involved in the training of the horse to allow it to compete in whatever discipline… Expand
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