Thermotherapy simple means heat and cold therapy. it’s a cheap and easy way to help our pets.
Sunday 1st July 2018
We can apply heat or cold at different times. Heat helps to increase the blood supply and warm tissues to help prepare the muscles for exercise, whilst cold is used to decrease inflammation. We can apply heat or cold at different times.
Tips: Senior pets and pressure sores- bedding advice Similar to humans, dogs may develop pressure sores if they lie on their bed or floor for long periods of time, if their mobility is reduced. Pressure sores often develop over bony prominences (the bony points with very thin skin and little fat covering) such as the hips and elbows causing damage to the skin barrier and discomfort.
Dr Jane joins the prestigious new VSMR chapter of ANZCVS We are delighted to update you that Dr Jane McNae has been invited to join and the newly established Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation chapter of the Australian & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists.