Team Joyce are often asked , ” How does one maintain performance horses properly ? “. This is definitely an open ended answer. There is one thing we would love to share becasue we know it works. Maintaining your performance horse is everything we wanted to buy Oaks Volta his very own jumping saddle. Therefore Pam Davey the guru in fitting saddles visited Lals Haven stud and not only did we find the perfect saddle but were advised to have Christian Langeder give Volta a massage.
First and foremost maintain performance horses properly to get the most out of them for the longest time possible
Performance horses need constant maintenance
Team Joyce have Christian booked in monthly making sure we maintain our LH performance horses properly. It is very important to understand that little niggles can lead into big problems so nipping them in the bud early is always the best regime.
Christian is a specialist in soft tissue therapies
Maintain performance horses properly with Christian Langeder
Christian Langeder from thoroughperformance.com is an Equine Soft Tissue Therapist specialising in the muscular care of performance horses. His work with animals began in 1999. Horse performance is an exciting part of Christian’s profession. He considers horses to be athletes they need to be physically maintained if they are expected to perform at their best. From preparation, competing, recovery to being spelled, the whole campaign benefits from maintaining each horse as an athlete.
In conclusion we highly recommend getting your performance horse onto a maintenance program
In the videos below Christian shows you exactly how he maintains Oaks Volta on a monthly basis. You can see right before your eyes where Volta is tender and then within seconds it disappears with Christian’s treatment.