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Canine Physiotherapy: Stretching, and weight-bearing exercises

By |July 6th, 2011|

Rooney loves Canine Physiotherapy
Rooney the 7 year-old Labrador loves his Canine Physiotherapy sessions. Just like his footballing namesake, Rooney loves showing off! He is shown here stretching his hip joints using a type of gym ball which we call our peanut because of its shape. As it only rolls forward and back it is easier […]

Canine Physiotherapy: The Problem with Shepherds…

By |July 4th, 2011|

Canine Physiotherapy is an effective method to improve a dogs proprioception
Like many German Shepherds this dog is showing signs of weakness in her hindquarters. She comes to Canine Therapies to swim on a regular basis but we also work with her on various canine physiotherapy exercises to help maintain her awareness of her paws. This […]