A Horse’s Shock Absorber: The Digital Cushion, sponsored by EquiThrive

by | Feb 24, 2023 | The Humble Hoof

Dr. Sharon Warner talks about her PhD research into the digital cushion in various species, how it functions, and what it is made up of. We also talk about equine biomechanics, and whether the digital cushion can regenerate. Note that at 18:53, Sharon meant to say “retracted” and not protracted. 

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