Category Archives: canine myotherapy

Every dog is individual so their treatment plans should be individual too

“How often will you need to visit my dog?” is a question we often receive in an initial enquiry. The answer is – we simply don’t know until we’ve met you and your dog. Each dog is different. Each has … Continue reading

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“Empowerment is the necessity”

Handsome 14 year old silver faced Oscar became very wobbly recently. His Mum asked Sonny and Jasper’s Mum Ella from Bourne to Walk  (who also came up with that wonderful quote) if she knew of any help and she suggested … Continue reading

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Helping mobility in a dog with simple household adaptations – it’s all part of our service

Henry is a 2 and a half year old Boston Terrier who developed an occasional limp from his front legs.  His Mum asked if we could come round and assess and treat. Chris helped to ease out some of the … Continue reading

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Canine Partners – working with the charity

We were invited by Canine Partners to deliver a special canine massage workshop with the specific aim of promoting relaxation. The UK charity train assistance dogs to meet the needs of individuals with physical disabilities. Their dogs will need some … Continue reading

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Myofascial release, Superficial Front Line & Anatomy Trains – massage in dogs

Meet Tino and his SFL. Tino (Valentino) is Bruce’s brother. When he was 8 he developed a hunched back with prominent spine in the mid spine area. At the time his vets suggested an MRI with a possible operation which … Continue reading

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Canine physical therapy in a multi-dog household – the AchyPaw way

In a single treatment session, we offer many things. As well as therapy, we give advice on household adaptations, exercise advice and appropriate homework. Now that we have two members in the AchyPaw team, we have a new time-saving service … Continue reading

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Working with rescue dogs

Working with any dog is special, but when we get to work with a rescue dog, it is even special-er. Here is the story of rescue spaniel Minger.

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Putting up with it

Sometimes, on a first visit to a dog, it is apparent that they must have been in pain or uncomfortable for some time. The configuration of their body or the tension in their muscles didn’t just come on overnight. Spasms … Continue reading

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Multifaceted therapy in dogs

Meet Laura – or “Hugo’s in lurve” Fellow practitioner Laura is one of Elizabeth Whiter’s Healing Animal Organisation’s graduates who attended the HAOK9 Relax Level 1 Diploma module that we’ve written and delivered specially for the HAO. She’s coming along … Continue reading

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Benefits of canine physical therapy – a case study

We know that massage & physical therapy work (otherwise we wouldn’t be doing it) but some folk still need convincing. Here is Coco who clearly shows how just a couple of treatment session plus homework from her Mum, helped her … Continue reading

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