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The Importance of Stretching for your Equine Athlete

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Have you ever stopped to think about an athlete's regular workout routine? Olympians and other professional competitors push their bodies to its maximum potential and continue to improve with each drill, but consider the most crucial component to their day: stretching before and after workouts. We ask the very same thing of our equine companions who are in regular work, and they even carry weight on their back while accomplishing these athletic tasks! This article explains how stretching your horse regularly will produce not only performance gains, but health benefits as well.