Cooling Off a Horse After Cross-Country

Cooling off a horse after any exercise is crucial. No matter what the activity or duration, time to stretch out muscles and let the heart rate return to normal should be a regular part of any horse rider’s routine when riding the horse at home. Event rider, Harriet Morris-Baumber understands the importance of cooling a horse effectively, especially following the cross-country phase of an event. Here Harriet explains ‘aggressive cooling’ and how to efficiently reduce a horse‚Äôs core temperature. Guest Post: Harriet Morris-Baumber Cooling off a horse after exercise Everyone … Continue reading Cooling Off a Horse After Cross-Country