Learn all about your horse’s neurological pathways
The nervous system is a complicated but essential part of your horse’s body. Equine vet Leticia Macias-Bricio unravels this fascinating subject
YOUR HORSE’S BODY needs to deal with lots of things at the same time — his vital functions, searching for food, exercising and escaping from terrifying dangers like plastic bags! The amazing nervous system regulates and co-ordinates all of this, while still allowing him to fully interact with his environment. Here, equine vet Leticia Macias-Bricio explains what the nervous system is, how it works and why it can go wrong.
“Your horse’s body needs to deal with lots of things at the same time, and his nervous system co-ordinates it all”