Stifle injuries: how to spot and treat them [H&H VIP]

Just like our knees, a horse’s stifles can suffer soft tissue damage during rigorous sporting activities. Phil Cramp MRCVS explains why equine — and human — athletes are at risk

Knee injuries frequently hit our sporting headlines. We’re accustomed to hearing about famous footballers and rugby players sidelined for long periods following injury, or skiers out of action with knee trouble.