Category Archives: multimodal therapy for dogs

Sussex Pet Rescue Dog Massage training day and other AchyPaw Academic milestones

We’ve had a lot of milestones this year with our teaching. We’ve delivered over 14 workshops and diploma courses this year plus dozens of 1 to 1 sessions. Thanks to Paws, Play & Stay for hosting many of those classes … Continue reading

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Luther Weimaraner – a 2 year partnership

My Luther Two years I was kindly invited to go and help Luther Weimaraner, who was then 10, by vet Guy from Coastway Vets. He and his Dads were almost at the end of the therapies they had left to … Continue reading

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Relax HAOK9 Massage Diploma – Nov 2017. Cohort 6

Twelve graduates from the Healing Animals Organisation became the 6th cohort to be awarded their Diploma in Relax HAOK9 Massage exclusively designed and delivered by AchyPaw Canine Massage. This time we had the most dogs ever to help these students … Continue reading

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Avascular Necrosis in dogs and the benefits of adding Complementary Therapy

Sonny’s Feedback In June of this year, I was invited over to help Sonny. He was then not even a year old but diagnosed with bilateral Avascular Necrosis affecting both hip joints. The vet decided the best plan for his … Continue reading

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Tellington T Touch Training

Following on from the last post about complementing complementary therapies, we attended a workshop to introduce us to touches and methods using Tellington T-Touch Training delivered by Caroline Still of Stylish Fido. T Touch is not massage but involves a … Continue reading

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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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