Equine Kinesiology Tape provides targeted support for the horse’s muscles and joints. This flexible, breathable tape gently lifts the skin by lifting the hair to improve blood circulation and lymphatic drainage. By relaxing tense muscles, kinesiology tape can speed recovery from soreness and injuries.
Equine Kinesiology Tape can also be called kinesiology tape for horses. It is usually woven from 95% cotton and 5% spandex, with a corrugated adhesive on one side. It has excellent elasticity and can be stretched up to 170 %. It has 50% water resistance, and even if you sweat, it will not have much effect.
Kinesiology tape for horses is specially designed for equine athletes; unlike rigid tape, it conforms to the contours of the horse’s body. The waterproof adhesive is strong yet gentle on the coating. Tape sizes and shapes can be customized to target specific problem spots from head to ankle.
While kinesiology tape for horses is especially helpful in treating horses, it may also benefit dogs, cats, and other veterinary patients. As a non-drug treatment modality, it complements rest, medication, and actual therapy. When used correctly, kinesiology tape for horses allows your horse to perform and feel their best.
Material – 95% cotton +5% spandex
Size – The default delivery size is 5cm*5m. If you need 7.5cm, 10cm, or 15cm, please click to purchase or contact us.
Color – The regular colors are blue, skin, pink, and black, and the other 24 colors can be customized.
Function – Helps horses improve their overall sports performance and relieve sports injuries suffered by horses during sports.
Equine kinesiology tape is made from 95% cotton and 5% spandex, making it soft and breathable against the skin. The spandex also gives it stretch and flexibility to move with the horse’s muscles.
The unique wavy pattern on the surface helps maximize air circulation under the kinesiology tape for horses.
The equine kinesiology tape uses a strong acrylic adhesive that adheres well even through thick horse hair but is still gentle on the skin.
The grid of solid lines printed on the kinesiology tape for horses allows clean, precise cutting to customize the video to the exact size and shape needed for each application. Whether taping a leg, back, or neck, the tape can be tailored to provide targeted support.
Enhance muscle function
Equine Kinesiology Tape enhances muscle performance in several key ways. First, the tape gently lifts the skin, increasing blood flow and lymphatic drainage. This improves circulation, providing the nutrients and oxygen your muscles need to contract effectively.
Relieve muscle tension and pain
Equine Kinesiology Tape stimulates mechanoreceptors in the skin, which activate motor units in the muscles. This helps recruit extra muscle fibers, resulting in stronger contractions even in fatigued muscles.
Enhanced stability and proprioception for improved quality of movement
The elasticity of the kinesiology tape for horses provides proprioceptive feedback, allowing the horse to be more aware of its own body position. This enhances coordination and stability, which improves the quality of movement.
In the cold winter, tying your horse with Equine Kinesiology Tape can insulate the cold wind to a certain extent and keep it warm.
Can you use regular kinesiology tape on horses?
Kinesiology tape specially designed for humans can be used on horses because it has no side effects at all, but the design of horse tape is different from regular tape. Horse tape is used directly with hair, so it is more sticky.
What is the best kinesiology tape for horses?
There is no best, only the most suitable. Aupcon horse tape is a tape specially designed for horses. In order to make it better stick to horse hair, our horse tape has increased the amount of glue. It is very suitable for furry animals, such as horses cats, dogs etc.
How do you put kinesiology tape on a horse?
Usually, it is used for 24-48 hours, although using it for a longer time will not cause harm to the horse, but a longer time will not bring better results.
What is the difference between turf tape and kinesiology tape?
The color will not change the application effect of the tape. Different people may have a certain preference for a color or style, as long as you choose the color you like according to your own ideas. The only important thing is that different color tapes have different psychological implications. For example, red gives vitality, blue gives calm, and green gives people a soothing feeling. You can choose the color according to your needs.