Visit/Checkup at Your Barn
Upon introduction to each of your horses, I will need to know a little about the horse's demeanor, what disciplines the horse participates in, the type of head-gear and bit the horse utilizes, and whether the horse is having any performance or eating difficulty. Using a demonstration skull, I will, if desired, explain the mechanics of mastication (chewing), the specific functions of the different teeth, and how the teeth interact to grind grain and foliage to digestible sizes.
Using a demonstration skull (if requested), you will learn how your horse's mouth should look, and what procedures are required to restore chewing efficiency and to assure bit-comfort and consequent ultimate riding performance.The visit/checkup includes, but is not limited to:
Following corrections, we will discuss any follow-up that may be required, as well as future scheduling of maintenance. If requested, a reminder will be sent to your home when maintenance is due.