Archive for July, 2015

Behavioural benefits of dog hydrotherapy

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July 31st, 2015

Hydrotherapy programmes have seen widespread popularity and increased participation in recent years. This has been driven largely by owners seeking the physical benefits it offers to dogs, both in recovering from injuries and the more general fitness benefits such as weight loss and cardiovascular fitness. Perhaps less well publicised are the behavioural benefits that can […]
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Dog hydrotherapy: an overview

July 28th, 2015

What is hydrotherapy? If your dog has suffered a recent injury or you are looking for a way to improve their general fitness, it is likely that your vet will recommend a course of hydrotherapy. But what does hydrotherapy actually involve? Hydrotherapy is the use of water to treat different conditions found within dogs, most […]
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