"Animal Physiotherapy is a specialist field treating orthopaedic or neurological conditions a well as overall health and fitness. Many conditions benefit from physiotherapy, from post-operative rehabilitation to hip dysplasia to arthritis and the geriatric patient. Treatments are specific to the animals' needs but may include laser, ultrasound, therapeutic massage, exercises for stabilisation and strengthening, osteopath joint mobilisations, electric stimulation and manual therapy. Most patients are given an easy home programme to speed the healing process"
At RVC we are lucky to have the team from Animal Physio NZ working with us 3 days a week from the Rangiora Clinic. Elena Saltis, qualified human physiotherapist and Canine Rehabilitation Therapist and her fantastic team can be contacted directly to discuss your pets requirements and make a booking. Click here to view Animal Physio NZ Website.