International Federation of Registered Equine Massage Therapists
Established in 1996, the International Federation of Registered Equine Massage Therapists (IFREMT) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards in equine massage therapy.
Similar to the educational requirements in Ontario for Registered Massage Therapists, our members (REMT’s) are required to complete a 2-year, 2200-hour program of study. The primary aim of the IFREMT is to support the provision of safe, ethical and qualified equine massage therapy services within the equine industry.
The IFREMT firmly maintains that equine massage is a not an alternative to veterinary care. REMT’s work under the direction of the horse’s primary veterinarian.