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Overweight riders risk their horse’s health

Horse and Country /¬†Charlotte Ricca-Smith¬†on 25th-Mar-2013 Recent research has revealed that a third of riders are too heavy for their horses, causing them to suffer from back pain, lameness and behavioural problems. Extreme health impact The study, which was published in the Journal of Veterinary Behaviour, assessed 152 horses and their riders in Devon and Cornwall. A shocking 32% ...Full Article