The Benefits of Rehabilitation Hydrotherapy

 

Intended effects include:

  • Relief from pain
  • Relaxation of muscle tension
  • Feeling of well being due to release of endorphins
  • Reduction of frustration for dogs on cage rest
  • Increased range of joint motion
  • Increased muscle strength
  • Prevention of secondary complications
  • Improved cardiovascular fitness
  • Decreased inflammation
  • Potentially earlier return to normal function
  • Improved gait pattern

Conditions that benefit from hydrotherapy

  • Hip or elbow dysplasia
  • Cruciate ligament injuries (& post op recovery)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Orthopaedic conditions
  • Recovery from trauma and fractures
  • Spinal injuries
  • Luxating Patella
  • Neurological conditions eg. CDRM and Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Obesity - help with weight control and to regain fitness

 

 

 

Hydrotherapy Pool

Paws for a Splash

Unit 21, East Belfast Enterprise Park, 308 Albertbridge Road, Belfast BT5 4GX

Call Clare now on 07948 244648