Canine Physiotherapy – how to do physio for your pet at home
By Arbutus West, on Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
Something fairly practical this week. Knee (stifle) injuries are the most common cause for orthopedic surgery in dogs, and also occur in cats, rabbits, and most other species. Here’s a video showing you some basic steps for providing physiotherapy for your pet after as they are recovering from surgery.
Dr. Burstyn provides our clients with a custom physiotherapy protocol after every knee surgery that is significantly more involved than can be shown in a short video, but here’s a taste of what canine physiotherapy looks like.