Did you know that the conformation of the neck, back, and shoulder of a horse are not what only defines the shape of its withers, but it also defines every movement it makes?
It’s vital that you prime yourself on the different types of withers on a horse and the specific tack they will need as doing so can definitely benefit your horse in the long run. This can prevent back problems from ever occurring, and even help them find better enjoyment in life. After all, massaging a horse’s withers have been found to be relaxing for them.
To help you out, we’ve put together an extensive guide on back-related problems your equine friend may encounter and how you can prevent them from ever happening. Read on below: