Magnetic therapy use is growing, and one of the largest groups that use magnetic therapy products is the horse and equestrian industry. There are hundreds of different products on the market available for horses and horse owners, that it might be a little confusing choosing the right one for your horse. So let’s take a look at why and how magnetic products are used in the Equestrian world.

Injury

If you know a little about magnetic therapy products, you will be aware of how magnetic products can increase blood flow and help the body heal wounds and injuries faster and more effectively.

These include:

  • Fractures
  • Tendon and ligament injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Laminitis
  • Navicular

Pre Exercise

Using magnetic products to help your horse before exercise is a great way to see an improvement in performance. Using a magnetic rug and magnetic boots as part of your daily routine can help increase the flow of blood and help with a faster warm up period. Increased blood flow means increased oxygen to the muscles, this can also be effective in improving recovery times after exercise.

Calming Nerves

Magnetic horse rugs have also been shown to help calm horses when they are nervous, a great way to take advantage of this property is to use horse rugs when travelling. A nervous horse can injure itself whilst travelling in a horse box, so keeping it calm is of utmost importance. So here are a few ways magnetic products are used in the Equestrian world, if you are interested in buying magnetic products for your horse, please have a look at our magnetic therapy for horses section.