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CANINE versus HUMAN

Natalie Lenton from the Canine Massage Therapy Centre shares some fascinating facts on the dogs who share our lives and our hearts… The fascination between us and our dogs can partly be attributed not just to our differences but also to our similarities. We share the same 11 physiological systems but the potential and ability […]

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Gracilis Myopathy

Definition Gracilis Myopathy – The Gracilis – a muscle in the hind leg. Myopathy – disease or abnormality. The condition, Gracilis Myopathy also known as Contracture, can be difficult to confirm due to the symptoms being close to that of other more common conditions of the hind limb. Some breeds, for example German Shepherds, are […]

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5 things to consider when choosing a therapist for your dog

Whether you are looking for a canine massage therapist, a hydrotherapy centre, a physiotherapist, an osteopath, a McTimoney animal manipulator or a chiropractor, you want to ensure you find the best person to work with your dog. There are 5 things you should always consider when making that decision. 1. Qualifications and training Always ask what […]

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Degenerative Joint Disease – Case Study

How massage helped Bobby Canine massage therapy is an effective treatment for muscular issues in dogs such as tears in the muscle otherwise known as muscular strains. It can also help to support the management of long term orthopaedic conditions such as hip or elbow dysplasia or arthritis. Below, Canine Massage Therapist, Sam Axtell explains how canine massage helped […]

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