Caring for your horse’s delicate yet strong legs is the job of any responsible rider and horse owner. If you horse’s legs are well cared for, it will carry you far and remain healthy for all of your riding needs. Wrapping legs in a poultice treatment after strenuous work or as your horse recovers from injury is a targeting way to help prevent future lameness and speeds up recovery times. Clay helps increase circulation while drawing out toxins and tightening the muscles, tendons and structure of the legs. Your horse will recover more quickly from work and will perform better with fresh, rested legs.
Rubbing down your horse’s tired legs with a horse liniment specifically designed to improve circulation and increase blood flow will give it the rest and recovery it needs after exercise. Liniments are a good option for providing warming or cooling action to tired legs. Rub briskly to encourage heat and improve circulation. These product can also be applied without friction to allow for a cooling effect and will soothe and relax tired muscles and joints.