Dog hydrotherapy to help your best friend move better for longer & recover better from surgery without the jarring effects of gravity in normal exercise.
Water provides great buoyancy, relieving the impact on joints and the musculoskeletal system.
Excess weight places additional impact and strain on joints which can make regular walks difficult, however kick starting your dog's weight-loss journey with hydrotherapy will reduce this strain thanks to the buoyancy of the water.
Sessions are more rigorous and so the equivalent of a 1 hour normal walk can generally be done in approximately 20 minutes on the under water treadmill.
A thorough initial assessment, followed by therapeutic session in the underwater treadmill.
Initial wellness assessment, underwater treadmill for low-impact, followed by a remedial massage.
A 30-minute therapeutic session inside an underwater treadmill
A 30-minute therapeutic session inside an underwater treadmill with a light remedial massage.
The first thing to do is speak with your veterinary surgeon.
From a diligent and scientific perspective, they will have the best understanding for the right course to recovery for your dog.
Once they're able to provide your dog's history, they'll also be able to help you decide the best approach when it comes to rehabilitation.
Once you're equipped with the best approach and have the green light from your vet, we'll be ready to help your best friend along the road to recovery.
So we can determine the best possible next steps for your dog, please answer a few short questions below
We are amazed how weekly hydrotherapy has had such a positive impact on Molly over the last few weeks. She’s almost like a new dog. I can’t recommend Annika’s work highly enough.
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