Pre-Scan Preparation Equine

  Please read below and follow Pre-Scan Preparation. This is crucial for accurate thermal readings. The horse is its own heat control and will

absorb artificial and natural heat sources. Owner/Rider/Trainer/Groom must be present-they know the details of the horse and its history.

‚Äč        Resting inside

Horse resting inside stable 60 minutes prior to scan
*no fans blowing on them
*no windows with sun shining on them

           Grooming/wraps

ALL grooming complete 60 minutes prior to scan
Tails wrapped and up
Mane banded or be laid over to the side of the neck not currently being imaged

     Liniment, Adjustments

Bandages, boots, wraps or blankets removed 30 minutes prior to scan
No use of Magnetic Blankets or Boots 4-6 hours prior to scan
Massage 24 hours prior to scan
No Poultice, liniments, ointments, or fly sprays 24 hours prior to scan

          Hooves

clean and dry hooves

                   picked out

scans cannot see through pads