What it is, what it does and what that means
What does a grapefruit, a child's toy and a tenderloin of pork have to do with your horse's movement and well-being? Quite a lot, if you ask Danish veterinarian and ground breaking anatomist Rikke Schultz.
While many horse owners are aware of fascia and the fact that these connective tissue membranes surround and separate individual muscles, few appreciate just how much fascia does to connect the different muscles in the body. To each other. To the skin. To the bones and even to the internal organs. In this first part of a new series featuring Rikke Schultz, you get an introduction to the basics of fascia.