Equine Rehabilitation I

This course is a study of management and scientific theory in the rehabilitation and athletic performance of horses. Included in the course is a discussion of choice and application of the various therapeutic modalities. Modalities covered include mechanical manipulation, electrophysical agents such as heat and cold, electrical stimulation, infrasound, and ultrasound. Students will be expected to spend time in the equine facility obtaining hands-on experience using therapeutic modalities as part of the course requirements. Prerequisites: EQS 215 and EQS 216.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3
Additional Course Fees

Prerequisites:

  • EQS 215 - Equine Anatomy and Physiology
  • EQS 216 - Equine Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory

Last updated: 06/28/2021