Rollkur: Facts, Fiction, and Horse Health Implications
There is a copious amount of controversy surrounding rollkur, also known as hyperflexion of the equine neck, but science is providing us with some facts that one equitation scientist said reveal that this position could be wrongly criticized. That said, the researcher stressed that there’s no compelling evidence that the technique should be implemented into training arsenals until additional research on the subject is completed.

Researchers have never fully tested in a scientific setting the discomfort, stress, injury

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