What is a tendon?

What is a tendon?

Tendons are a part of the musculoskeletal system of the horse. They are responsible for stretching and contracting to help disperse the concussive forces that the skeletal system encounters.

What is a ligament?

What is a ligament?

We hear the word ligament all the time with horses, but, do we really know what our trainers and vets are referring to? Because this structure is so important to the equine athletes body, below are a couple helpful pieces of information to know.