In addition to the Hydrotherapy Woof ‘n’ Water Ltd offers a Physiotherapy service for Dogs & Horses.
Lee Rudge PGC A.Phys, completed his ‘Post Graduate Certificate in Animal Physiotherapy’ in 2005. Lee is a member of the professional body - The International Association of Animal Therapists (IAAT).
Lee uses a variety of Physiotherapy techniques, both manual & machines, to assist in a various conditions, these include:
- Passive range of movement (PROM) stretches to improve flexibility an co-ordination
- Traditional massage & trigger points to release sore & tight muscle spasms
- Joint mobilization
- Phototherapy (Red & Blue Light)
- Pulse Magnetic Field Therapy
All treatment regimes are tailored to the individual animal taking into consideration the animals conditions & lifestyle. Treatments can be carried out in our dedicated Physiotherapy room or home visits can be arranged. Horses are normally treated at their own yard.
A treatment plan will be provided if additional exercises etc. can be carried out by you, full instruction would be given prior to this. All animals would require veterinary permission before physiotherapy is commenced (Download a copy of this)