My Dog Has Back Pain! Who Should I See?
04 Jul 2018
The phone rings a lot at the front desk! (Not a complaint, it’s a good thing!) One question we hear asked frequently is, “Do you do chiropractic”? The simple answer is ‘no’. The long answer is that all of our therapists have a degree in physical therapy, not chiropractic. So, we don’t call what we do ‘chiropractic’, but we treat the spine and joints as well as the muscles, fascia, tendons, ligaments, etc.
What about Mom?
04 May 2018
By Margaret Kraeling, PT, CCRT
It is always such an exciting time when a new litter of puppies arrive. It is undoubtedly a very busy time making sure all the puppies are thriving and developing normally. It is also exciting as they grow to decide which pup is best suited to go to which home and is most suited for which “job” and especially picking out the pups to hold back that will prove valuable in your breeding program.
At the Canine Fitness Centre we love to see new l... More
The Missing Link
04 Apr 2018
By Margaret Kraeling, PT, CCRT I always enjoy working with our conformation dog owners. They are, of course, very knowledgeable about their breed and about each specific dog and they are experts in assessing gait.In the past year I have been involved in the care of a young boxer who was exhibiting some intermittent lameness on the left front. He had previously been seen by vets who had cleared the shoulder for any boney abnormalities. He also had accessed treatment for his shoulder pr... More