Uxbridge Horsemen's Association
Uxbridge Horsemen's Association

2019 saddle fitting and massage therapy clinic

UHA SADDLE FITTING AND MASSAGE THERAPY CLINIC. 
March 23, 2019 from 10-2
Joe and Michelle from Canterbury Outpost Saddlery discussed saddle fitting as it relates to how a saddle Balances front to back, whether or not there’s contact along the withers and contact along the back. They discussed what we will see from our horse with different types of ill fitting saddles and how Joe and Michelle would remedy those issues. Joe And Michelle discussed several types of saddles, English, Western, Polo and dressage saddles. They were both very knowledgeable and thorough. Everyone was able to feel the fit of a perfect fitting saddle and a poorly fitted saddle. It was a great hands on interactive clinic. If you would like a saddle fitting from Joe and Michelle, their website is http://www.canterburyoutpostsaddlery.ca

 

Vanessa Beach RMT, CEMT
Vanessa discussed what she looks for when meeting a horse, gait analysis, confirmation, what the horses job is and their health history. Vanessa discussed different disciplines and what issues each discipline suffers from. Vanessa demonstrated to the crowd how to quickly check our horse’s for issues they may have from light or heavy work. Vanessa also showed us how to stretch our horses the correct way so not only is the horse safe, but so are we. It was a very informative and hands on clinic. Vanessa Beach is a very knowledgeable and thorough Equine Massage Therapist and we were very fortunate that she shared some of her knowledge with the members of the Uxbridge Horsemen’s Association.
Vanessa Beach can be reached at (905) 852-1009

We Would like to Thank our 2018 Partners for their Support!

And Welcome our 2019 Partners:

GOLD PARTNERS:

Vanessa Beach RMT/CEMT

(416) 997-6378, equinerehab@live.ca

Canada Windows and Doors

119 Consumers Dr, Whitby, ON L1N 1C4

 (905) 665-1506

Douglas Crossing

6 Douglas Rd, Uxbridge

Phone: (289) 640-1922

espritlifestyle.com

 

 

620 Durham Road 21 Port Perry 905-985-9701

465 Bloor St W Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, L1J 5Y5

1-866-479-1744

1816 Scugog Street, Suite #1
Port Perry, Ontario
L9L 1H8

portperryvet@bellnet.ca 
Phone: 905-982-1243

SILVER PARTNERS:

BRONZE PARTNERS:

The Uxbridge Horsemen’s Association

PO Box 1494

Uxbridge, Ontario

L9P 1N6 

 

Email: info@uxbridgehorsemen.com

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