Concept of Physical Therapy


The benefits of physical therapy for animals are numerous and include:

  1. OPTIMIZES post surgical recovery Reduces pain and swelling.
  2. Improves range of motion, flexibility, and the ability to move normally.
  3. Accelerates healing of injured tissues.
  4. Maximizes strength and muscle mass.
  5. Improves general conditioning.
  6. Assists in weight loss.
  7. Maximizes quality of life and over-all well being, which is especially essential when dealing with chronic conditions and end of life issues.
  8. Improves balance, coordination, and agility.
  9. Provides owner education about how to best assist their companion in maintaining a fulfilling life.
  10. Sports conditioning.