August 2016 - HydroHorse 1, Inc.
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Sunday, 31 July 2016 17:54
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Making waves with in-ground and above-ground underwater treadmill systems for horses.

There’s a new wave catching all over the global equine world: HydroTherapy with underwater treadmill systems from Hydro Horse 1, Inc. Their submerged treadmill systems are a high tech, engineered combination of a treadmill, whirlpool and swimming pool – all designed to aid in the therapeutic healing, strengthening, conditioning and training of performance horses from all disciplines.

HydroHorse offers both in-ground and above-ground units, which can be customized to meet the specific needs of equine athletes, particularly in a variety of demanding disciplines from jumping, dressage and eventing to barrels, cutting and racing.

Using these systems for conditioning and rehab allows the horse to exercise in a controlled environment, using its normal gait and the same muscles it would be using in regular training…without the undue stress or trauma. The horse is partially buoyant, with 40% or more of the body weight displaced by the water, yet the horse feels safe and “grounded” with simultaneous contact with the treadmill.

Unlike free swimming, which requires up-hill, thrusting movements and all-out flexion to remain above water, exercising in a HydroHorse underwater treadmill system affords controlled workouts with sufficient concussion to promote bone density and encourage muscle development while minimizing injury or stress.

Underwater treadmill exercise in HydroHorse’s systems is proven to provide a comprehensive program for rehabilitation, training and conditioning. Made in the U.S.A., all HydroHorse systems come standard with Jacuzzi jets for a whirlpool massaging effect, are made with the horse’s safety at the forefront and high quality materials. The in-ground units can be made of fiberglass (to allow for relocation) or concrete, with safe entrance and exit ramps, custom fabricated welded wire side partitions and all new units include advanced digital control systems. Water Chillers are also now available – these can be retrofitted to existing units or ordered with new units. HydroHorse also offers installation, service and parts across the country.

See the HydroHorse In Ground, all weather system at the brand new Staley Equine Center in Cottonwood, CA. Owned and operated by Mandy Staley, the new conditioning and rehab facility is accepting new clients of all breeds and disciplines. It features the state-of-the-art HydroHorse In Ground, underwater treadmill in a beautiful building which allows for year-round access. Mandy is known for her expertise and handling of the horses, with rave reviews from customers. Find Staley Equine Center on Facebook or call 530-945-4993 to book your horses’ rehab and conditioning water workouts today.

HydroHorse introduced their newest system, the above-ground, Two-Door Hydrociser in 2016. Get all the benefits of the underwater treadmills with quick and cost effective installation. Just set the unit on a cement floor, add the external plumbing, pumps, breaker panel and turn it on. These new Hydrociser units are also available with the added feature of a saltwater chiller and heater unit. The five-ton chiller units can cool the water in just a few hours, to aid in the reduction of inflammation. It also has built in Jacuzzi jets and a filtration set up which allows the system to clean and reuse its water.


Press release provided by HydroHorse. Inquire today about how to get free shipping in the U.S. on signed orders in August and September! Call 541-798-0110 for details and more information about ordering a HydroHorse underwater treadmill system. Like us on Facebook and visit www.horsetreadmills.com.