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Canine Myofunctional Therapy

Is your dog limping or stiff every now and then? Does your dog suffer from arthritis or damaged cruciate ligaments? Has your dog been diagnosed with elbow or hip dysplasia or other mobility issues? Is your dog slowing down, getting old or hesitating using stairs / jumping up the sofa? Is your dog recovering from surgery or illness? Is your dog anxious or can't ever settle?

Then you have come to the right place...

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HEALING THERAPY FOR YOUR CANINE BUDDY

We offer holistic therapy for dogs in the form of clinical massage and bodywork. With gentle hands, extensive knowledge and a vision to heal the “whole” dog we treat a variety of canine patients from growing puppies, active, sporting and working dogs, dogs post-surgery or those who are ill or injured (contraindications may apply) to the seniors amongst our best friends and all those that are generally healthy and want to stay that way. Clinical massage is a non-invasive therapy which is used to support healing and to help prevent injuries and can also be applied for issues with behaviour and anxieties. 

Our Services

FIRST VISIT

For new clients

Read about contraindications, what to expect, vet approvals, referrals and what to consider before and after the treatment

Canine Myofunctional Therapy

For injury management, post surgery and dogs that show compensational issues 

Exercise Physiology and Canine Bodywork

To increase joint mobility, balance, range of motion and to strengthen the muscles and improve proprioception

Lifestyle Consultation

We establish an individually tailored lifestyle plan for each dog to set them up for a safe and fun life being active and well

Additional Therapies

 To maximise the benefits of the treatments we offer a variety of additional natural therapies

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Home Visits

We treat our canine patients in their own home so they feel safe and are able to relax.

Benefits of Canine Myofunctional Therapy

Reduces pain, compensation and dysfunction

Your dog will be able to increase their stride length, range of motion and improve overall joint movement as the musculature will strengthen and positive proprioception (resetting the muscle memory pattern) will be initiated. This allows for a natural gait and will help prevent musculo-skeletal injuries from happening.

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By Appointment

Monday - Saturday

Servicing the Fraser Coast between Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Childers and Burrum Heads (other areas by negotioation)

Get in Touch

0439 410 144

0439 410 144

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