Equine Back Pain

Equine Back Pain

Back Pain in the Performance Horse

An overview of clinical signs, diagnosis and treatment options for equine back pain.

The longissimus costarum, just below the longissimus dorsi, extends across the horse's ribs. This muscle assists in extending the spine and in flexing it laterally. | ? Jim Leiby

Relieve Your Horse's Back Tightness with Massage

You can address some types of back pain in your horse with a safe, simple sportsmassage technique.