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Treating Chronic Pain with Massage Therapy for Dogs

You have numerous options in St. Petersburg for caring for your pet’s pain. With massage therapy for dogs, a hands-on approach can ensure your pet is experiencing relief in a visibly measurable way. Your dog may be able to tell you when he needs to go out, wants to play fetch, or when he thinks it’s time for dinner; but what about when he is in pain? Recognizing long-term pain in dogs can be a serious challenge. Since dogs have no clear way of expressing the extended discomfort of chronic pain, and even the most well-meaning owners can miss the subtle signs. [...]

By |2017-11-09T10:55:42+00:00July 31st, 2017|Massage Therapy|

Dog Rehabilitation: Treatment for Arthritis

Engaging in dog rehabilitation for your dog’s arthritis will allow them to live a comfortable and pain-free life. If your doctor told you today that you have arthritis, and you can either live with the pain, or combat it, which would you choose? So why should it be different when your vet tells you that your dog is suffering from arthritis? Causes of Arthritis in Dogs Arthritis is inflammation of any joint in the body, and may have many causes. Most commonly, it is caused by wear and tear on the joints from aging. The chronic form of arthritis is called degenerative [...]

By |2017-11-21T15:47:09+00:00February 14th, 2014|Arthritis Treatment, Canine Rehabilitation|