Rehabbing Your Baby Dragon: Adventures in Handwalking

Seana Adamson, the “Equishrink,” is blogging the rehab process of her young horse’s serious injury. Today she tells the story of Eragon’s first handwalk in a photo essay!

Are you new to Seana and Eragon’s story? Catch up with the first two installments: “The Long Road Back: How to Rehab Your Baby Dragon” and “Rehabbing Your Baby Dragon: The Second Month.”

Photography courtesy of Morgane Schmidt Gabriel.

Finally starting handwalking. All going well.

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Never mind.

(Click each photo to enlarge and flip through the full gallery.)

New handwalking attire.

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High-tech pillow to protect the derriere, high-tech grazing muzzle to protect the pearly whites.

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And better living through chemistry.


Seana Adamson Ph.D, is a psychologist specializing in Sport Psychology for equestrians. She is a United States Dressage Federation Gold Medalist, has been training dressage horses and riders for over 30 years, and is the author of “Memorize That Dressage Test: A workbook of mental games to improve focus and flow.” Learn more by visiting

Seana Adamson

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