All tagged Injury
Steeplechase racing in particular is a high risk sport for the horse. There is currently some fairly extensive research into racehorse injuries and fatalities on the racecourse, with previously published scientific reports on the subject being widely available.
Nicole Rossa (European Trainer - issue 19 - Autumn 2007)
It is well documented that horses can suffer with back problems and they tell us by their actions. Sometimes the signs are blatant – for instance the horse stops jumping, or displays an obvious aversion to being saddled. Most of the time the signs are much more subtle.
Jo Sutton-Walker (European Trainer - issue 14 - Summer 2006)