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Conditioning Sports Horses

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"Dr Clayton makes a valuable cotnribution to the serious equestrian competitor who wants to maximize the horse's performance." -- Anvil, June 1992

"It is written in clear, simple language and contains some of the most pertinent information available to the horse world" -- Hoof care and Lameness, 1992

"Once in a while a book is published that fills a void - such a book is Conditioning Sport Horses" -- Horse Sport, October 1992
About the Author
Dr. Hilary Clayton is a veterinarian, researcher, rider and trainer. After graduating from the Glasgow University Veterinary College in 1973 she spent two years working in a mixed practice in Scotland before returning to the academic environment to complete a PhD. For the past 20 years she worked as an academic veterinarian and researcher at veterinary colleges in Great Britain, The Netherlands, Canada and the USA. In 1997, Dr. Clayton became the first incumbent of the Mary Anne McPhail Dressage Chair in Equine Sports Medicine at Michigan State University. She is a past President of the Association for Equine Sports Medicine, and a former Board Member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners.
Dr. Clayton's research interests are in the area of equine sport sciences, especially locomotion analysis and conditioning of sport horses. She has published three books and over a hundred scientific chapters and manuscripts on topics that include locomotion in sport horses, the gait asymmetries associated with different lamenesses, the effects of farriery on locomotion, and the development of conditioning programs for sport horses.

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