Hands-On Techniques to Solve Performance Problems and Ease Pain and Discomfort

Author: Ina Gosmeier

Publisher: Trafalgar Square Books

ISBN: 1570768765

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: N.A

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Now you can help your horse with simple acupressure techniques! Learn to identify your horse’s individual “body constitution type,” which determines your choice of acupressure treatment; understand the 12 main channels of energy in your horse’s body, and gain the ability to choose the correct points to treat specific issues. Relieve mild sources of pain and discomfort in your horse’s body, influence his mental health and stability, and select appropriate treatment from a comprehensive list of common problems and their solutions, with step-by-step instructions and full-color photographs to help you help your horse.
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A Working Manual

Author: Nancy A. Zidonis,Marie K. Soderberg,Amy Snow

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780964598232

Category: Medical

Page: 164

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Author: Nancy Zidonis,Amy Snow

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1483544397

Category: Pets

Page: 216

View: 823

ACU-Horse provides a step-by-step guide to performing an acupressure session on your horse. This new book provides tons of 4 color charts and photos to help you learn equine acupressure along with all the necessary discussion of essential Chinese medicine theories and concepts. The book walks you through the assessment process, acupoint selection and the comprehensive acupressure session protocol. The last chapter offers 35+ common equine specific condition charts addressing both physical and emotional issues such as colic, osteoarthritis, founder, pre- and post-performance, heaves, grief, fear, and many more. Every horse person needs to have this new book for learning how to benefit horses with Chinese Medicine and as a reference at all times. It is perfect for owners, trainers, and healthcare practitioners to enhance the horse’s performance, health, and wellbeing. Acupressure helps people connect with their own healing abilities while contributing to your sense of partnership in his health.
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Author: Nancy Zidonis,Amy Snow

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781936796106

Category:

Page: 130

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This Manual provides an essential resource for holistic veterinary professionals, healthcare practitioners, canine bodyworkers and students of animal acupressure and acupuncture.The Manual goes into extensive detail regarding:* Surface landmarks and includes in-depth anatomical drawings* Location, function and energetics of acupressure points* Chart and Photographic images of the 12 Major Meridians, Conception & Governing Vessels* Location, function and flow of each major meridian* How to use the Acupoint Classifications and Key Acupoints
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Author: Diane Stein

Publisher: Crossing Press

ISBN: 0307827895

Category: Pets

Page: 341

View: 4979

Fifty common pet ailments and the natural methods and remedies optimal to support their treatment are arranged in alphabetical order. The book includes a thorough discussion of several natural healing modalities and how they are used for pets. The methods of treatment include nutrition, naturopathy, vitamins and minerals, herbs, homeopathy, acupuncture/acupressure, flower essences, and gemstones. Each method is discussed for each of the fifty illnesses. Many people use natural healing for themselves, but wonder how to use it for their dogs and cats. This book is a comprehensive answer to that question. Use it with Diane Stein's books Natural Healing for Dogs and Cats and The Holistic Puppy.
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Author: Amy Snow,Nancy Zidonis

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1936796023

Category: Pets

Page: 216

View: 5521

ACU-CAT 2nd Edition!! 100% New – detailed charts, photos, 2 acupressure session protocols, full discussion of TCM theories and concepts,& 30+ Common Feline Specific Conditions Session Charts. The best feline acupressure book ever!
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Der Sitz des Reiters

Author: Susanne von Dietze

Publisher: FNverlag

ISBN: 3885429268

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 4277

Susanne von Dietzes Buch "Balance in der Bewegung" ist seit dem Ersterscheinen längst zum Klassiker in der Reitsportliteratur geworden. Mit dieser Neuauflage gelingt der Autorin eine neue und faszinierende Perspektive auf die klassische Reitlehre. Sie betrachtet die überlieferten Vorgaben für den korrekten Sitz und die effektive Einwirkung einerseits mit dem geschulten Blick der Krankengymnastin, andererseits mit dem erfahrenen Auge der Ausbilderin. In einer ausführlichen Analyse untersucht sie die anatomischen Grundlagen für Sitz und Hilfengebung. Das komplexe Bewegungssystem, in das Reiter und Pferd eingebunden sind, ist anfällig für viele Störungen. Sie schreibt nicht nur darüber, mit welchen unterschiedlichen Methoden Sitz und Einwirkung erlernt werden können, sondern gibt zahlreiche Tipps für das Erkennen und Beheben individueller Schwächen und Sitzfehler. - komplett neu überarbeitet - ca. 150 neue Fotos und 100 Zeichnungen - viele neue Merksätze, Tipps und praktische Übungsvorschläge
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Author: Dr. K Kenyon

Publisher: Orient Paperbacks

ISBN: 9788122200089

Category:

Page: 144

View: 7480

This is an excellent everyday resource book for anyone trying to reduce common ailments using alternative methods. It is well written, easy to understand and the methods described herein are simple to use.
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Author: Synthia Andrews,Bobbi Dempsey

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111805153X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 360

View: 1798

Features healing routines and illustrations to guide you Ease your aches and find relief through the power of touch Searching for alternative treatments for pain? This friendly, do-it-yourself guide introduces you to the basics and benefits of acupressure and reflexology, showing you step by step how to nurture your emotional and physical well-being and that of someone else. You'll see how to target specific body parts to address your ailments and improve your emotional as well as your physical well-being. Understand basic healing principles Relieve your specific aches and pains Boost your immune system Address age-related ailments Find professional help
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An Earth Lodge Guide to Horse Wellness

Author: Maya Cointreau

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1411656334

Category: Pets

Page: 152

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The herbalists at Earth Lodge Herbals, Maya Cointreau & E. Barrie Kavasch, have brought together years of herbal experience to bring you this Earth Lodge Guide to Horse Wellness: Equine Herbs & Healing, giving you all the tools you need to maintain your horse the natural way. This informative book teaches you how to use herbs most effectively for your horse's benefit. Learn what herbs have been used traditionally for which ailments and how to make your own salves, tinctures, braces, and sprays. The authors have included a handy reference table of disorders and their corresponding herbal remedies, as well as online resources and herbal recipes for the barn and home. Equine Herbs & Healing covers horse herbalism in all its forms, from the historical uses of dried herbs to advances in aromatherapy and herbal cancer therapy. Foreword by Allen M. Schoen, MS, DVM.
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Author: Mary Bromiley

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1405179295

Category: Medical

Page: 238

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Natural Methods for Equine Health and Performance, Second Edition, presents a concise overview of a natural approach to horse care and management for the 21st century. Mary Bromiley has an excellent reputation for achieving results using natural methods for muscle re-education. This book will be useful to anyone who owns or routinely works with horses. Provides advice on natural horsemanship, contrasting the natural and domestic habitats. Covers a range of holistic methods of treatment, including acupuncture, massage, herbalism and homeopathy. Discusses developmental interaction between a horse and humans. Contains expanded coverage of physical development and nutritional requirements. Includes clear explanations of how and why schooling exercises used by the Classical School improve a horse?s flexibility and performance.
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Author: Audrey Pavia,Kate Gentry-Running

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118052327

Category: Pets

Page: 388

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Want to know the best ways to care for your horse? Horse Health and Nutrition For Dummies gives you up-to-the-minute guidance on keeping horses healthy at all stages of life. It provides the latest information on equine nutrition and healthcare, explaining how your horse’s body functions and how to keep it in good working order. Packed with practical advice on equine first aid and alternative therapies, this completely practical, plain-English guide explains exactly what to feed your four-legged “hayburner” and how much. You’ll find out what kind of preventive care is vital to keeping your horse in good physical shape and how to recognize signs of illness when things go wrong. You’ll get the low-down on the diseases and conditions most likely to plague the domestic horse and find help in deciding whether to treat problems yourself or call the vet. Discover how to: Manage your horse’s diet House your horse safely and comfortably Tend to the daily details of horse care Examine coat, eyes, hooves and manure Identify, control, and prevent equine diseases Understand links between horse behavior and health Practice good horse nutrition Grow your own horse food Cover horse-health-care costs Breed your horse Care for pregnant mares and newborns A healthy horse is a happy horse. Keep your horse fit with a little help from Horse Health and Nutrition For Dummies, and you’ll be happy too!
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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Horses

Page: N.A

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Author: Amy Snow,Nancy Zidonis

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1483544400

Category: Pets

Page: 186

View: 4338

Acu-Dog A Guide to Canine Acupressure This 188 page, 4-Color book is the Ultimate HOW-TO Canine Acupressure Book. Tons of charts and photos with detailed discussion of TCM concepts, Assessment, Session Protocol, Hands-on Techniques, and, best of all - 32 Canine Health & Behavioral Acupressure Sessions. ACU-DOG is by Amy Snow & Nancy Zidonis with Foreword by Linda Tellington-Jones.
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An Owner's Guide

Author: Lorrie Bracaloni

Publisher: Lorrie Bracaloni

ISBN: 145286456X

Category: Pets

Page: 42

View: 5292

This manual shows how to find and identify your horses pain points, then if necessary release them. Saves you time and money. Learn how to apply these easy to us methods for your horse.
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A Simple, Easy-to-use Guide for Massaging Your Horse

Author: Jackie Nairn

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1426930607

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 7015

Equine Muscle Magic was designed for every horse owner in a user friendly, step-by-step fashion so that you can make profound changes in your horse's health and performance through massage. At the same time, you will build a multi-level connection in your human/horse relationship, deeper than can be imagined. Learn how to clear your mind, perform stretches for horse and rider success, and master the mechanics of a successful equine massage. A 10-minute massage will get you started. Then understand the importance of building a "Body Map," and finally be able to perform a one-hour, full-body massage for your specific equine discipline.
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The Complete Guide to Preventive Health Care and Natural Remedies

Author: Jenny Morgan,Jan Agar Bergeron

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: N.A

Category: Pets

Page: 207

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More and more horse owners are turning to alternative therapies to enhance the health and well-being of their equine companions. Many believe - as Jenny Morgan does - that horses kept in a healthy, all-natural environment have fewer health problems. Thus, this essential reference for horse owners begins with preventive care. Natural Healing for Horses teaches how to know a horse thoroughly, from forelock to fetlock; understand a horse's moods and immediately recognize the slightest change in appearance or behavior; build a stabling system that has proper space, drainage, and safety; select the ideal pasture location; and develop affordable and natural routines for exercising, feeding, watering, and grooming horses kept in a stable or at pasture. The second section of this book addresses specific health issues and suggested therapies, including herbal and homeopathic treatments, chiropractic, acupuncture, massage, and aromatherapy, as well as standard veterinary treatments. Whatever the need, Morgan provides all the information necessary to choose the right natural treatment to improve a horse's general well-being or solve particular health problems.
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