Equine Guelph explains winter cool down procedure.
Your winter workout regime will be different depending on a number of factors including whether your horse is clipped, blanketed, lives inside or outside, maintaining condition or working on higher intensity training. Your strategy for an unclipped horse living outside may be light workout producing little sweat just to maintain condition over the winter. Whatever your situation, time needs to be budgeted for your winter cool down.
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