Tag Archives: Brighton

Cheap but effective ways of rebuilding muscle tone in your dog – the Sticky Licky Mat

Our Sarah has been through a bit of a time with it all lately. She had a large cyst on her wrist for the past few months which started to open. Rather than risk infection, the vets opted to remove … Continue reading

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Senior Dog Massage : Helping to support your dog through their silver faced years

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Two IAAT CPD accredited & promoted workshops for 2018 “Supporting your dog to reach their full potential through every stage of their life”

Cathie Forbes (Southdowns Canine Massage) and Dr Les Ellam (AchyPaw Canine Physical Therapy) have combined their knowledge to design a series of workshops which have been accredited and promoted by the IAAT (International Association of Animal Therapists). We are both … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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Using the Drawer Test in dogs and how massage can help with the results

Way back in July 2014 we delivered a Foundation to Canine Massage workshop to a group of dog groomers in Pevensey (pictures here). This week I had a call from someone who had attended asking for my help with her … Continue reading

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Hemivertebrae in dogs

Hemivertebrae is a congenital abnormality of the spine which often affects brachiocephalic breeds, such as the English Bulldog, French Bulldog, Pug and Boston Terriers. The vertebrae become deformed, either by fusing or becoming wedge-shaped, which can cause a twisting of … Continue reading

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Meet Miss Multimodal

Well…yes…I know…it is our Sarah but…there is a story behind this. Since I started AchyPaw I’ve been an exponent of complementary therapy. When Marion and Dan kindly came up with the suggestion of AchyPaw as the name of the new … Continue reading

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