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Equine Massage Therapy

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.

The triangular posterior pectoral muscle is one of three pectoral muscles that help move your horse's foreleg. I am pointing to the top of the muscle, which spreads out and down toward the ground.

Loosen Tight Posterior Pectoral Muscles in Your Horse's Girth Area with Equine Sports Massage

Girth-area muscle tightness may be the cause of your horse moving poorly. Here's how to identify and alleviate this issue.