Locally manufactured, custom-made equine walkers for all horse owners and breeders. A uniquely beneficial tool to exercise several horses simultaneously. Every major yard can really benefit from having a
horse walker to exercise their horses. Clients often have very busy lifestyles and may not have the time to ride every day. It can be very expensive to get
someone else to school their horse(s). Benefits
of the Equine Walker
There are numerous benefits of using a horse
walker in a yard. Several horses can be exercised simultaneously at a
controlled pace for optimum performance and efficiency. Regular daily exercise
is essential for competition horses to ensure no injuries and also the general
well being of horses. When rehabilitating a horse after injury it is very
important to follow a controlled exercise routine. This can be very time
consuming and boring for riders.
More benefits include: - Increase blood circulation, therefore avoid and/or reduce swelling, especially in the legs - Decreases stiffness after a long weekend of shows - Excellent for warming up before riding and cooling down afterwards - Decrease risk of colic because the horse is kept moving - Fitness and conditioning of horses - Preparation for competitions - Strengthening of the muscles - Well being and prevention of injuries - Rehabilitation of injuries - Horse body toning - Improves behavior of horses
Equine Walker – specification
The walker consists of the “Arms” system which is made with articulated arms and partitions mounted on hinges of each arm. The unit itself is suitable for 4, 6 or 8 horses in a 18m or 20m circle. The arms circle at a height of approximately 2.40 m. This creates an open interior space that guarantees maximum safety. The speed is adjustable from slow walking up to trotting and the direction also changes according to the time setting.