Conditions That Benefit From Veterinary Physiotherapy


Below is a list of the common equine and canine conditions which benefit from veterinary physiotherapy treatment. However this is not a complete list and therefore please contact us to discuss how veterinary physiotherapy can help your animal.

Equine Conditions

Back pain

• Bite or kick injuries

• Change in behaviour

• Deep digital flexor tendon injury

• Exertional Rhabdomyolysis or "tying up"

• Following orthopaedic, neurological or general surgery

• Fractures

• Haematomas

• Kissing spines

• Locking stifles

• Muscle strains

• Muscular asymmetries

• Nerve injuries

• Obesity

• Osteoarthritis

• Post-surgical rehabilitation

• Proximal suspensory desmitis

• Reducing scar tissue

• Rider related issues

• Sacroiliac conditions

• Sporting Injuries

• Stifle injuries

• Tendon injury

Canine Conditions

  • Amputees
  • Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Following injury/ trauma
  • Fractures
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Replacements
  • Muscle tears
  • Muscle, tendon and ligament strain
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteochondrosis Dissecans (OCD)
  • Patella Luxation
  • Post-Surgery
  • Reduced performance in working and competition dogs
  • Spinal Injury
  • Stiffness
  • Neurological Conditions including:
  • Paralysis or recumbency
  • Intervertebral disc disease (IVDD)
  • "Wobbler syndrome"- Cervical spondylomyelopathy (CSM)