Category Archives: multimodal therapy for dogs

Four Stories for Arthritis Awareness Month – how combining therapies may help your dog

September is Arthritis Awareness Month and there have been lots of posts about it. I thought I’d take a different line and go through a couple of the dogs I’d worked with over the years showing how a multi-modal approach … Continue reading

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Benefits of physical therapy – plus some obscure ones

There are dozens of established benefits from massage and physical therapy. There are the physical and mechanical benefits such as : Rehabilitation Prevention For exercise and sport To manage pain Stimulation of the healing process Increase blood, lymph and nutrient … Continue reading

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Canine Renegerative Medicine : My experience

Recently, we took our Sarah to Dr Stewart Halperin for investigation into whether she would benefit from Regenerative Medicine. I’ve written a post about our experience here. Hopefully we soon start can to challenge a view of ‘It’s Just Arthritis’ … Continue reading

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RSPCA Brighton Open Day 2017

As usual we attended the RSPCA Brighton Open Day. The RSPCA Brighton is separate from the National RSPCA which means they are entirely self-funding.  This event is a big fundraiser so we offered muscle assessments for a £5 donation to their … Continue reading

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Multi-modal and multi-faceted canine healing

Beautiful Hanna was a Cyprus Rescue Dog adopted by Louise of Touch of Reiki. Hanna came over to the UK a couple of days before Lou was due to take our Level 1 Canine Massage Diploma module with the Healing … Continue reading

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Mine’s a Dog Friendly House

I’ve always been a firm believer of how simple changes to a dog’s home environment can be beneficial to their mobility. When I first visit a dog’s home I find myself looking around their living quarters – not in an … Continue reading

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Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease – treatment and rehabilitation

Meet Sonny This stocky little lad is a Border Terrier / Lhasa Apso cross who has been through the wars already in his 11 months. Instead of being able to jump around like the puppy he is, his owners noticed … Continue reading

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A new review of our services

“Our Newfoundland x Collie George has started to experience issues with his elbows and hips and following daily sardine breakfasts and yumove pills, wasn’t really showing any improvement. As such we reached out to Les after finding him on google. … Continue reading

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“Don’t be put off, just do it”

We’ve known Riley’s Mum, Alison, for a number of years now when we both started to go to events to promote our services. Alison runs Dog Delights healthy homemade dog treats. We discovered her amazing cheesy dog treats which we … Continue reading

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Foundation in Canine Massage @ Paws, Play & Stay May 2017

Another successful Foundation in Canine Massage workshop at Paws, Play & Stay. Snoop is a 3 year old very active Lurcher/Deer hound who had heard all about massage from his older sister Tia who has been to AchyPaw twice. He … Continue reading

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