Mo Mo's spinal walk after spinal surgery for severe IVDD
Mo Mo and her owners work with us on developing an intensive physiotherapy programme, which included laser therapy and PEMF (Assisi Loop) along with neurological techniques to help Mo Mo’s nerve sensation and motor function.
Thursday 3rd September 2020
Spinal walking is involuntary motor (muscle) function where the walk relies on reflex movement, not necessarily controlled by the brain. Dogs and cats may regain ability to walk after spinal injury by reflex spinal walking, whilst humans do not have this ability. We are very lucky to have been able to help Mo Mo develop her funky spinal walk which allows her to run and play even if she does look a little wobbly!
Reviving Hiro's Joy: The Healing Power of Shockwave Therapy for a Spirited Samoyed Read how the introduction of shockwave therapy, a non-invasive treatment utilizing high-energy sound waves, became a turning point in Hiro's recovery
Understanding iliopsoas muscle injuries to safeguard your dog's well-being Understanding the iliopsoas muscle and its potential for injury and pain is super helpful for you to recognise any changes in your pet. By spotting the signs, preventing overuse, and seeking timely treatment, we can ensure our furry friends remain active, healthy, and free from the discomfort of iliopsoas injuries.