Services and Facilities
The Equine Therapy Centre has extensive facilities which support the treatment of horses in our care
These include high speed and water treadmills – our Aqua-Fit water treadmill was the first of its kind to be installed in the UK - veterinary facilities and a trot-up area.
The Centre have a Sato high speed treadmill, an Aqua-fit water treadmill, veterinary facilities including an examination room where procedures such as nerve blocking, joint medication and radiography is carried out, and a 40m x 4m trot up with 12m diameter trotting circle.
Our resident cases benefit from a dedicated American barn with dust free bedding, isolated from the main equestrian unit. We have a separate treatment box where all our electrotherapy and Zamar treatment is carried out, weighbridge, solarium, indoor and outdoor Andrews Bowen waxed arenas*, Monarch horse walker and restricted turnout pens. Our undercover farrier area provides suitable surface and lighting for visiting farriers.
- Routine and emergency veterinary care from Three Counties Equine Hospital LLP - our resident veterinary surgeons. We have excellent facilities for lameness investigation on our non-slip 40m x 4m trot up, with 12m diameter trotting circle. Within the purpose-built diagnostic suite, examination can be made with the most up to date imaging tools.
- Therapy and rehabilitation - the centre has been providing tailor-made exercise and treatment programmes on an in and out-patient basis for 14 years. We work closely with vets, therapists and farriers to ensure that horses referred to us are carefully monitored in their progress and that our facilities are utilised in the most effective way possible.