Does your horse suddenly act a little angsty when you try to mount?
Maybe she refuses to back up, or cringes when you curry her topline?
Causes of Horse Back Pain
Common causes of horse back pain include:
- Muscle strain
- Conformational problems
- Lack of muscle development
- Joint problems
- Bone problems
Symptoms of horse back pain include:
- Flattens ears or nips when you saddle up
- Bucks, rears, or sinks when you mount
- Avoids contact during grooming
- Resists backing up
- Acts stiff in the rear end
- Acts more fidgety and/or tense
- Less attention span
Luckily, Eastern medicine offers a natural, herbal remedy for horseback pain.
Hindquarter Weakness Formula: Western Medicine Applications
Hindquarter Weakness Formula is a TCVM (Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine) blend of nine different herbs.
Even though Hindquarter Weakness is a TCVM herbal blend, it still helps symptoms of some Western diagnoses.
Hindquarter Weakness Formula helps horses with the following Western diagnoses:
- Hindquarter weakness
- Sore back
- Weak back
Hindquarter Weakness Formula: Eastern Medicine Applications
Eastern medicine treats a disease’s root cause(s) rather than symptoms.
Accordingly, TCVM vets use a different evaluation process than Western veterinarians.
TCVM vets look for signs of imbalance.
Hindquarter Weakness Formula helps horses with the following TCVM signs:
- Dry skin
- Deep, thready, weak pulse
- General weakness
- Kidney Qi Deficiency
- Kidney Yin Deficiency
- Rear Weakness
- Red and dry or pale and wet tongue
How Hindquarter Weakness Formula Treats Your Horse’s Back Pain
Hindquarter Weakness Formula is a TCVM blend of 9 different Eastern herbs.
The herbs perform synergistically, balancing systems and meridians in the body.
Hindquarter Weakness Formula addresses the underlying causes of your horse’s illness or disease.
The underlying cause of any disease is always some type of imbalance.
Hindquarter Weakness Formula alleviates your horse’s imbalances and soothes the painful symptoms of illness and disease at the same time.
According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, Hindquarter Weakness Formula heals by:
- Tonifying Kidney
- Strengthening the back
- Strengthening the hind limbs
- Moving Qi
- Relieving pain
What are the Ingredients in Hindquarter Weakness?
Hindquarter Weakness Formula’s main ingredients and functions are:
- Bi Ji Tian (Morinda, aka morinda root) warms and strengthens the back.
- Chuan Niu Xi (Cyathula, aka cyathula root) tonifies the kidney and strengthens the hind limbs.
- Dang Gui (Angelica, aka Angelica root) nourishes Blood.
- Du Zhong (Eucommia, aka eucommia bark) to tonifies Kidney and strengthens back.
- Feng Hua Fen (Apis, aka Apis pollen, Asiatic honey bee pollen) tonifies Qi and Yin.
- Gui Zhi (Cinnamomum, aka cinnamon twig bark) warms the Channels and benefits the limbs.
- Huang Qi (Astragalus, aka Astragalus root) tonifies Qi.
- Shu Di Huang (Rehmannia, aka Chinese foxglove root) nourishes Yin and Jing.
- Wu Yao (Lindera, aka Lindera root) moves Qi and relieves pain.
Dr. Huisheng Xie, the founder of the Chi Institute in Reddick, FL, created Hindquarter Weakness Formula specifically for animals.
He based the formula on the ancient TCM formula Bu Qi Zin Yin Tang.
Hindquarter Weakness Formula works best when combined with plenty of water and moderate exercise.
Note: Information on this site is provided for educational purposes only and is not meant to substitute the advice provided by your own veterinarian.