Author(s): Karen Coumbe
"The Complete Equine Emergency Bible" offers comprehensive advice on exactly what to do should you, your horse or a friend become injured when out riding or at the stable yard. Many different topics are covered from minor horse injuries such as surface wounds to more serious accidents such as broken bones or eye injuries. Rider accidents discussed include sprains, concussion and shock. Accident prevention, both in the stable yard and on your horse is also discussed in detail, including safety at home and when out hacking, what to wear and how to avoid problems.
Karen Coumbe BEVC, is a qualified veterinary surgeon and partner at the Bell Equine Veterinary Clinic, an equine hospital in Mereworth, Kent. Karen Bush has worked in ABRS and BHS approved riding establlishments, teaching clients of all ages and levels.
Section I: Veterinary Care in Emergency Situations; Section II: Coping with General Emergencies; Section III: First Aid for People; Section IV: Prevention of Accidents and Emergenices.