PODCAST: Equine First Aid
Amy Stevenson talks to Cameron from Equine1stAid about the essential First Aid care for horses. What do we need in our first aid kits; how do we assess a serious injury from superficial wound; who is dealt with first at a human and horse accident; how to take a horses temperature; what is a healthy horses temperature; what is a healthy horses pulse rate; plus much more.
Cameron is a qualified paramedic, based in South Africa, who has owned and ridden horses since a child. His mother is a Professional Para-Dressage Rider who was selected for the Rio Olympics in 2016. Together they have set up Equine1staid, educating equestrians on Equine First Aid care. They also supply Medical ID wristbands and First Aid Kits for humans and horses on their website:
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