Massage is beneficial in promoting general health as well as assisting in situations of injury and disease. The physical benefits provided by massage are overwhelming, but massage is also a stress reducer. Every dog can benefit from this valuable service.  Massage provides a level of stress reduction which not only reduces, but can also help to heal the effects of trauma.

Situations in which massage can be advantageous:

  • Your dog is new to your home
  • Your dog is recovering from surgery
  • Your dog has suffered an injury
  • Your dog is struggling with health issues
  • Your dog is advanced in age
  • Your dog has been kenneled
  • Your dog experiences fears (i.e. thunderstorms, noise, etc.)
  • You have been away for an extended period
 
If you are experiencing stress, your dog probably is, too

The following are some of the benefits of canine massage:

  • Improves circulation
  • Relieves pain and discomfort naturally
  • Prevents injury
  • Improves muscle tone
  • Improves sleeping patterns
  • Improves eating patterns
  • Increases elimination of metabolic waste
  • Decreases blood pressure
  • Increases lymph circulation
  • Increases supply of oxygen & nutrients to cells throughout the body
  • Decreases edema
  • Enhances range of motion
  • Reduces inflammation and swelling

Appointments

Contact Us to schedule a session or for more information.