Acupressure for Horses

Hands-On Techniques to Solve Performance Problems and Ease Pain and Discomfort

Ina Gösmeier



Help your horse with simple acupressure techniques:

  • Learn to identify your horse's individual "body constitution type," which determines choices of acupressure treatment
  • Understand the 12 main channels of energy in your horse's body
  • Gain the ability to choose the correct points to treat specific issues
  • Relieve mild sources of pain and discomfort in your horse's body
  • Influence his mental health and stability
  • Choose appropriate treatment from a comprehensive list of common problems
  • Use step-by-step instructions and photos to help your horse


Additional Information

Author: Ina Gösmeier

Format: Hardcover concealed spiral

Page Count: 160

Illustrations: 158 color photos

ISBN: 9781570767876

By Ina Gösmeier

Dr. Ina Gösmeier studied veterinary medicine at the University of Giessen in Germany, after which she obtained specialized certification in acupuncture, undertaking additional studies in Chinese herbology at universities in China and Switzerland. Since 2002, she has been responsible for the horses on the German national teams at championship events and in international competition, where her job is to maintain the health, well-being, and performance of the horses, using naturopathic methods. She is the author of:

Acupressure for Horses

The 5 Horse Types

Ingrid Klimke, Olympic Gold Medalist, Says:

"I have come to know and value Dr. Ina Gösmeier...she possesses the very rare gift of being able to consolidate the diverse and complicated facts of medical cases into explanations that the layperson can easily follow."

USDF Connection Says:

"A step-by-step guide to this non-invasive way of helping horses feel and perform better."