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Why Pets Need A Physio?

The use of physiotherapy for the rehabilitation and maintenance of health has long been an important part of traditional health care. It's common sense that animals can also benefit from the use of a physiotherapist's knowledge and clinical skills". - N.D.

Some examples of issues appropriate for physio:

- Lameness
- Pain
- Tendonitis
- Joint Problems
- Neurological Issues
- Birth Defects
- Performance
- Post-Surgery
- Injuries from trauma (e.g. sprains and strains)
- Weakness
- Aging Issues
- Spinal Conditions

Techniques Used in the Treatment of Animals

- Therapeutic exercise prescription
- Neuromuscular electrical stimulation
- Trigger point, myofascial release, and massage
- Flexibility and stretching
- Cold / Heat modalities
- Acupressure
- Modification of activities
- Joint mobilizations
- Craniosacral therapy