Whatever the problem, the solution is a standing wrap–a dry bandage that can provide warmth and support to the tendons and ligaments, cushion against dings and bumps and help to prevent “stocking up”–the accumulation of fluid due to inactivity, often following work. Download the article PDF below where I’ll give you some general wrapping guidelines and show you how to put an effective, safe and secure standing wrap on your horse.
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This article originally appeared in Practical Horseman magazine.