At a Glance
  • Owner Inspiritus Equine, Inc.
  • Founder: Integrated Soundness Solutions (TM)
  • Veterinary Technical Director  EquineIR, sponsor of the 2010 World Equestrian Games
  • Veterinary Partner Saddlefit4Life (C)
  • Multiple published peer-reviewed and general articles/videos
  • 2008, 2010, 2011 Presenter Equitana Asia-Pacific, Melbourne, Germany, and Sydney
  • Champion hunter-jumper rider
About the Veterinarian
  Dr. Joanna L. Robson is a veterinarian and owner of Inspiritus Equine, Inc. She graduated from the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine Honors Program, and completed an internship in medicine and surgery before being certified in Veterinary Acupuncture, Veterinary Spinal Manipulative Therapy (Veterinary Chiropractic), Human Massage, and Saddle-Fitting. Dr. Robson is also a Certified Infrared Thermographer  through the Infraspection Institute. She is a general partner of Integrated Equine Infrared.
  Dr. Robson is the founder of Integrated Soundness Solutions(TM) – a practice and philosophy of treating equine pain and performance problems with the best healing modalities from many systems, and multiple professionals, providing an integrated, sound equine body and mind. She is a nationally and internationally renowned speaker at events such as Equitana™ and the Equine Affaire™, educating audiences on recognizing the horse in pain, the anatomy of saddle-fit, and understanding alternative medicine modalities.
  Dr. Robson is allied with world-class Certified Master Saddlers, industry-leading farriers, top trainers in dressage and hunter-jumper riding, and academic leaders in complementary veterinary medicine. She is the veterinary technical director for EquineIR™, and an active veterinary member of Saddlefit4Life®.  She is an active rider and jumper competitor and has dedicated her life to the compassionate understanding of the horse to eliminate equine pain and maximize performance and longevity.

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More videos available on YouTube and Bay Area Equestrian Network. 2 minute how-to's
Joanna L. Robson, DVM, CVSMT, CMP, CVA, CSFT, CIT
Certified Veterinary Spinal Manipulative Therapy
Certified Veterinary Acupuncture
Certified Massage Practitioner
Certified Saddle-Fitting Technician
Certified Infrared Thermographer