Just like in human patients, animals can benefit tremendously from rehabilitation services. Rehabilitation therapy can greatly help with post surgical healing, injury prevention and strengthening athletic and companion animals.
Exercising in water provides the advantages of buoyancy, stability, and hydrostatic pressure. All of these components are good for the post-operative, arthritic, neurologic, debilitated, and/or geriatric dog.
The gait of a dog is its quality of movement. GAITRite Analysis allows us to objectively measure the gait of your pet.
Conditioning services are available to strengthen muscles in specific groups and improve endurance. This is popular for those who want to condition for competition, whether in the show ring or the sports arena.
Musculoskeletal ultrasound can distinguish between disruption of the tendons, core lesions, older injuries with scar tissue or calcification, or tenosynovitis.