Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • A message from the instructor

    • Before we begin...

  • 2

    Scope of Practice

    • Primum Non Nocere

    • Scope of Practice Quiz

  • 3

    Emergency Situations to Recognize and Decline/Terminate Bodywork Session

    • Dehydration

    • Heat Stroke

    • Diarrhea

    • Fever

    • Anaphylaxis

    • Choke

    • Colic

    • Tying Up

    • Acute Lameness

    • Recognizing Emergency Situations where Bodywork is Contraindicated Quiz

  • 4

    Non Emergency Contraindications

    • Pregnancy

    • Hematoma

    • Dermatitis and Cellulitis

    • Colic Rehabilitation

    • Lost Shoe

    • NSAID Administration

    • Recent Vaccination or Deworming

    • Joint Injections

    • Advanced PPID (Cushings Disease)

    • Degenerative Joint Disease

    • Dangerous Horse

    • Difficult Owner

    • Non-Emergency Contraindications Quiz

  • 5

    Conditions that Affect Treatment Effectiveness

    • Equine Metabolic Syndrom - Insulin Resistance

    • Saddle Fit Issues

    • Neurological Disorders

    • Navicular Syndrome

    • Poor Hoof Care

    • Conditions that Limit Bodywork Effectiveness Quiz

  • 6

    Conclusion

    • Conclusion

    • Personal Reflections on Contraindications for Equine Bodywork

  • 7

    Next steps

    • Before you go...