A little slower and stiffer getting out of bed?
A few grey hairs?
A bit forgetful and the hearing not so good?
Needing more sleep?
Who does this sound like?
YES, it comes to us all, some sooner than others. I’m talking about the Canine Senior Citizen.
Physiotherapy has a role to play with the older dog to help maintain joint mobility, muscle strength and a suitable fitness level.
Where appropriate, owners can be taught safe methods they can use to assist their companion in their mature years and help maintain their quality of life.
We are fortunate to be able to offer both warm water hydro pool and warm water underwater treadmill treatments. Both treatments are excellent for gentle, controlled exercise.
All treatments are carried out in accordance with the Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966; a Veterinary referral is required.