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Evidence Based Medicine

The purpose of this blog is to provide more details about what we do, as well as some scientific-based reading. I have done my best to ensure that all the information provided has been published in recognised scientific journals or books, however, I also acknowledge that scientific findings are always evolving. Therefore, feel free to contact me by e-mail if you want to be linked to the scientific evidence, or if you know of published, unbiased information which disputes what is in the blogs.


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The back feet - negative plantar angles.

Everybody knows the phrase ‘no hoof, no horse’. We normally associate it with the front feet. Rightly so. The majority of forelimb...

Club foot

What is a club foot? To understand what a club foot is, requires an explanation of two concepts: dorsal hoof wall angle and hoof pastern...

A picture says 1000 words

OK, I know that I am slightly obsessed with hooves, but the shape of a hoof can explain so much about what is causing issues in your...

Recommended products

Although I do recommend some products (and subsequently earn a little bit of commission off the top of anyone purchasing these products...

Wonky Feet

How closely do you look at your horse’s feet? Seriously, when was the last time you squatted down to check how symmetrical your horse’s...

Myofascial release

Muscles are responsible for generating motion. They generally span 1 or more joints and have at least one antagonistic muscle, meaning a...

Headshaking - a symptom of discomfort

Headshaking is one of the most frustrating equine symptoms, and one of the main reasons why I started to perform acupuncture. Most of the...

The static assessment - Part 2 - Feet

In this part, we will look into the shape of feet, foot asymmetry, the effect of imbalance and importance of proper trimming in both the...

Acupuncture - What's the point?

Acupuncture is a branch of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM). Unlike Western medicine, which is based on diagnosis of a...

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