136-Page Print Book, 4-Page Color Laminated Chart, and Five Online Videos
Book: Acupressure Methods for Horses: Calm Your Horse, Support Health, and Improve Performance with 8 Powerful Points
Number of Pages: 136 pages
Size: 6 inches wide by 8 ½ inches tall
Graphics: 55 black-and-white photos
Content: Step-by-step instructions in acupressure methods for horses. The well-organized text and 55 quality photos clearly show horse owners and caregivers how to use eight acupressure points to calm the nervous, fearful, impatient, or irritated horse, relax the muscles of the horse’s neck, shoulders, front legs, and low back, support the health of the digestion, lungs, heart, and other internal organs, increase mental focus and deepen the horse-handler partnership.
Special Features: The color covers are printed on a thick sturdy paper stock. The interior pages are 80-pound glossy velvet paper. The book is bound with a wire-o binding, which allows the book to lay flat, so you can view two pages at a time, and rotate the pages to view one page at a time. The book’s handy size makes it easy to take to the barn to work with your horse, then store in a tack trunk, on the feed room shelf, in a purse, brief case, or book bag.
4-Page Color Laminated Chart: Acupressure Methods for Horses: Calm Your Horse, Support Health, and Improve Performance with 8 Powerful Points
Number of Pages: 4 pages total, two pages on each side of the chart
Size: Each page is 8.25 inches by 5.5 inches. When the chart is unfolded to show two pages at a time, it is 8.25 inches wide by 11 inches tall.
Graphics: Two black-and-white photos
Content: Page One includes two photos that show the locations of the 8 acupressure points.
Page Two is an Acupressure Session Form used for recording the point choices and other details of a session. Pages Three and Four list the primary physical and emotional uses of the 8 points.
Special Features: This full color chart is printed on both sides of thick card stock paper then fully laminated to make it waterproof. When folded, the chart tucks inside the 136-page book for safe-keeping. You can view the chart one or two pages at a time.
Five Online Videos
Length: Five online videos provide more than 35 minutes of hands-on-horse demonstrations and class lectures. The information supports the acupressure instruction contained in the 136-page book Acupressure Methods for Horses: Calm Your Horse, Support Health, and Improve Performance with 8 Powerful Points
The Five Videos Include
Two equine acupressure demonstration videos – Diana shows you how to accurately find and carry out acupressure on two of the eight acupressure points featured in the 136-page book. Two quarter horse geldings, Handsome and King, are featured in the programs.
Three class lecture videos – Diana’s discusses:
- Traditional Chinese Medicine, Qi, and Acupressure Points.
- The Three Regulations method of organizing yourself to carry out an effective acupressure session.
- One horse’s reaction to acupressure on the point known as Gall Bladder 21.