WHAT IS THE BEST METHOD TO COOL DOWN A HOT HORSE? NEW RESEARCH FROM JAPAN
COMPARISON OF DIFFERENT METHODS FOR COOLING HOT HORSES!
A study just published by the Japan Racing Association adds to our knowledge of how to best cool hot horses after exercise in hot conditions. The study looked at the rate of decrease in pulmonary artery blood temperature and rectal temperature after Thoroughbred horses were exercised on a treadmill in a WBGT index of ~32°C. The horses were exercised at canter until their pulmonary artery blood temperature reached 42°C. Pulmonary artery . . .
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