by Wendy Rall, CMFT
“I wanted to share the many benefits of Canine Massage Therapy with you. I’m excited and very fulfilled with the results that I am seeing in my patients, especially the seniors. I have senior patients who could hardly walk when I met them, and their progress is amazing!
Just as a massage is healing to our own bodies, a massage is also healing to your pup! I’ve heard people say they thought it was just a “feel-good thing” for the dog or a nice birthday present, and although that’s true it’s so much more, it is therapy.
The number of treatments required varies on the condition of each dog. I have a senior patient (Fred) who pulled a muscle jumping. His father thought he might need to send him to the “Rainbow Bridge” because it was so bad. A client of mine referred him to me and it took many months of weekly therapy sessions but he has improved! When his walk progressed we reduced his treatments to once a month. Just last week I treated him and he was running! (videos to post soon!)…”

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