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We will be away for a short break

G’day Everyone! We will be taking a short break away from the office between the 14th October – 6th November 2017 and we will have no email contact. We will respond to all emails as soon as possible on our return to business on the 6th November 2017. There is no need to re-send your […]

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The Barefoot Blacksmith

The Barefoot Blacksmith – Imbil Trimming Workshop

We are hosting a Hoof trimming workshop by The BareFoot Blacksmith (Andrew Bowe). A chance to learn an important part of horse care for responsible owners. All course bookings and enquiries please phone: 03 5773 4306 or email: For venue information including bunkhouse accommodation or camping if needed ($25 a night), please contact Steve by […]

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You can't train away PAIN

Pain? Training? Can you tell the difference?

    More frequently than ever, we are called out to treat horses who have hit the end of the line. They are fearful, bad tempered, bossy, and some even downright vicious. Are they badly behaved…or are they in pain? When we start to take a history, we commonly hear something along the lines of: […]

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Hoof Day – February 2017

Another great instructional day at HMC complex with Pete Laidley training in the basics of hoof care and methodology. Good course, good facility and great people. Can’t wait for the next course in a couple of months, hell yes!!             Would you like to learn more about the Horse Muscle […]

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Hoof care day

Hoof Care

It’s on again – our next Hoof Care day is on Saturday, 4th February 2017 How to assess the hoof and potentials problems The importance of understanding and correcting hoof issues The difference resolving hoof issues can make to performance Skills required to perform a regular trim on your own horse Your horse will thank you […]

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Learning about the hoof

Horse Muscle Care Hoof Day

Hi out there! To those that attended and those that missed out.. Great day with Pete Laidely from Hoofworks Australia, a training day for beginners and a review for those with experience (can never review ones current knowledge base enough, there is always something new to learn). The weather was great, the crew terrific and […]

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How can learning about the hoof help your horse?

Join us on the 5th November and find out: How understanding and correcting issues with the hoof can resolve problems that have been holding your horse (and your performance) back and increase comfort and ability. Learning a basic understanding of how the hoof works, how to spot and treat problems and developing the skills to perform a […]

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Can muscle treatments help your horse?

Read below to find out how Horse Muscle Care was able to help Shania through a tough time… We always enjoy sharing our practitioner case studies. This one is no exception and comes courtesy Danielle Duncan: Shania is one of my existing clients and she was presenting with symptoms of mild impaction colic as assessed by the […]

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Expressions of Interest NSW

Expressions of Interest – Practical Intensive NSW

Time to upgrade your skills? We are currently seeking expressions of interest for a Horse Muscle Care Practical Intensive weekend planned for Southern New South Wales. If you have previously completed the Equus Muscle Management training with us and wish to upgrade your treatment skills, or fully completed the Online Pre-course learning module and are ready […]

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