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Playing Catch

HYDROTHERAPY
at PawFit

Pawfit Veterinary Rehabilitation Centre

Kate works part time alongside an amazing team at PawFit Veterinary Physiotherapy and Hydrotherapy Centre in Whitchurch, Shropshire.

As a purpose built rehabilitation centre, it offers fantastic treatment facilities, including physiotherapy treatment rooms, a state of the art under-water treadmill and hydrotherapy pool for treatment of canine and feline patients.

Benefits of hydrotherapy include...

  • Decreased pain and inflammation

  • Release of endorphins

  • Relaxation of muscle tension and/or muscle spasm

  • Reduction of oedema (swelling)

  • Increased range of movement in water helping to ease stiff and arthritic joints

  • Buoyancy provides support for dogs which struggle with exercise due to joint or spinal conditions

  • Method of controlled exercise for dogs on restricted walks

  • Improved cardiovascular fitness

        

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Elbow disease/dysplasia

  • Spinal conditions

  • Neurological conditions

  • Soft tissue injury 

  • Hip dysplasia

  • CCL rupture

  • Fractures

  • Wound healing

  • Injury Prevention

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