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This course module provides the foundation needed to evaluate horses with pelvic asymmetries and sacroiliac joint pain and dysfunction.  A review of the unique articular and ligamentous features of the sacroiliac joint and muscles acting on the lumbosacral junction are discussed.  Biomechanical topics include muscles responsible flexion and extension of the lumbosacral joint and the structural-functional relationships of individual sacroiliac ligaments.  A review of the pathological process affecting the pelvis and sacroiliac joint is presented.  A detailed description of the skills needed to evaluate sacropelvic pain and dysfunction is provided.  Treatment options for managing sacroiliac joint pain and dysfunction include medical and rehabilitation methods.