Ailments and treatments for canine and pet health is an issue that has grown in the past decade. Animals around the house aren’t seen as pets but members of the family. It is because of this we want to help you get your pet back in great shape. There are so many ailments that a dog can have, some as a cause of their breeding, others through wear and tear and injury. Regardless, we provide a full physiotherapy, recovery and rehabilitation clinic for you and your pet.

Ailments and Treatments

The most common ailments that we treat are:

We also provide a full service for post operation animals to ensure that your dog or pet recovers quickly and heals thoroughly. These can include such factors as managing the weight of the dog and gentle fitness and conditioning work.

Our treatments reduce swelling and increase recovery time. As a result of this the muscles are prevented from atrophy, sometimes building muscle instead! This dramatically lessens pain. The mixture of dog physiotherapy with hydrotherapy works very well on arthritic animals, reducing limping and the need for anti-inflammatory drugs. The strengthening of muscles through our exercises burn fat and help with general weight management. Our physiotherapy can help in some cases to relieve urinary and faecal incontinence.

Ailments and Treatments

Just as people have ways to manage rehabilitation, methods cross over to animals. Exercises will vary from pet to pet since an animal with arthritis will clearly not be able to achieve the same level of fitness as a dog recovering from an injury.

Our treatments carry on outside of the centre with exercises that we give you to practice with your pet at home. We treat a huge range of canine ailments and work with you to make sure that your pet gets the best care possible.

Our treatments include:

  • Laser Therapy
  • Ultrasound
  • Electrical Muscle Stimulation
  • Hydrotherapy / Underwater Treadmill
  • Proprioceptive Retraining
  • Manual Therapy
  • Shockwave Therapy
  • Weight management clinics

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