Physiotherapy

Stifle Braces - an alternative to surgery

Saturday 24th December 2016

When surgery is not possible, Paws in Motion can help in the treatment of painful Cranial Cruciate Ligament (CCL) tears with the fitment of a uniquely created stifle orthoses (dog knee braces) to provide support and stability.

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Elbow Dysplasia in a young Rottweiler

Tuesday 26th July 2016

Chloe, a super sweet 2-year-old Rottweiler who enjoyed long hikes with her owners and playing with other dogs, came to Paws in Motion with intermittent right front leg lameness and a head bob. Her owners were very keen to get Chloe back to full function and out hiking again.

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Neuroplasticity- using physiotherapy to get Buddy’s brain and nerves working again.

Thursday 30th June 2016

Six year old mini poodle, Buddy, went from a bouncing super active doggy to unable to move overnight, when his brain had an infection that affected his ability to do everything. We used physiotherapy exercises and his determination to get him back moving.

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Tim Tam, our ‘little swimmer’ kitten

Monday 6th June 2016

Swimmer syndrome is a developmental condition we saw in a 3-week old kitten. Thankfully, early identification of the problem, intensive physiotherapy, bandaging and dedicated owners, led our ‘Little Swimmer’ to be able to walk normally

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Overtight muscles are painful and cause lameness too.

Tuesday 10th May 2016

Asko had a tough start, born with hip dysplasia and needing surgery by 1 year of age. After doing well for years, Paws in Motion was called in to evaluate Asko after his gait or walk became increasingly abnormal and painful.

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Because even cats love a good massage......

Wednesday 30th March 2016

Hugo Boss is a ragdoll cat and a big boy at 10+ kgs. He has several joint problems but loves his weekly therapy and massage......

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