Canine Rehabilitation is performed by a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist. It is based on physiotherapy in the human population using manual techniques, exercises, acupuncture and modalities (Ultrasound, Electrical muscular stimulation, TENS) to increase function and mobility of joints and muscles in dogs. Rehabilitation can reduce pain and enhance recovery from injury, surgery, degenerative diseases, age-related diseases, and obesity.
Clients with any of the following conditions would be appropriate candidate for Canine Rehabilitation:
Soft tissue injuries (working, agility or companion dogs)
The types of services offered for rehabilitation clients include:
Soft tissue release
Reduces pain and inflammation
Improves nerve stimulation
Helpful with arthritis and chronic conditions
Speeds up healing
Useful in treating neurological conditions
Electrical Muscular Stimulation
The goal is to improve the quality of life of the canine population by improving function and decreasing pain.