High Maintenance Rehabilitation

Appropriate for some horses immediately following injury or surgery.  In most cases, this package is applied for the first one to three months post-injury/surgery, and then horses are moved down to the Basic Rehabilitation package.

Includes the following services:

  • Daily hand walking and exercise (additional time for this package)
  • Administration of prescribed medications (two-four times daily)
  • Basic standing wrap changes
  • Basic turnout and monitoring in small pens per veterinarian protocol
  • Basic hot/cold hosing
  • Application of cold therapy/ice boots
  • Blanketing
  • Show grooming maintenance (mane/tail care, basic clipping)
  • Handling horse for routine farrier and veterinarian visits
  • Basic daily wound care (cleaning, administering topical medication)
  • Progress charted with daily written logs, photographs, and video clips which can be used to communicate with owners, trainers, and veterinarians
  • Daily hoof soaking/treatment
  • Around-the-clock checks/monitoring

Owners provide medications, bandage materials and supplies, and supplements!