Our Services

Our Canine services are performed at our Mornington Rehabilitation Centre.

Our Equine services are performed at your Property.

Physiotherapy Consults (Canine)

Physiotherapy for animals helps to restore and maintain mobility, function and performance. A veterinary referral is preferred prior to treatment. Physiotherapy assessment’s can be performed at the centre or in your home.

A Physiotherapy assessment may include:

  • Discussing your pet’s medical history, current medications and current exercise routine
  • Observation – conformation/posture, muscle development and symmetry, behavior and willingness to perform tasks
  • Gait analysis
  • Palpation assessment
  • Joint range of motion
  • Muscle strength/length testing

A treatment plan will then be devised specific to your dogs needs
A specific Physiotherapy treatment plan will be composed according to your dog’s needs, helping your dog to achieve progressive rehabilitation goals and increase recovery rate. Treatment plans are aimed at improving the performance and rehabilitation of your pet as well as their happiness and quality of life.

Physiotherapy Consults (Equine)

All Equine Physiotherapy consults are conducted at your property.

A Physiotherapy assessment will include:

  • Gait analysis
  • Joint range of motion
  • Muscle strength/length testing
  • Discussing your horses medical history, current medications and current exercise routine
  • Observation – conformation/posture, muscle development and symmetry, behaviour and willingness to perform tasks
  • Horse and Rider biomechanics assessment
  • A treatment plan will then be devised specific to your horses needs

Treatment will be aimed at improving the performance and rehabilitation of you and your horse as a combination.

Underwater Treadmill (Canine)

Our canine underwater treadmill is suitable for all breeds.

 

 

The treadmill has many benefits including:

  • Increased rate of recovery after injury and/or surgery
  • Increased rate of muscle mass regain after injury and/or surgery
  • Cardiovascular fitness (heart & lungs)
  • Reduced weight-bearing on joints
  • Muscle strengthening and conditioning
  • Improved circulation
  • Strength and endurance
  • Weight loss

 

Swimming Pool (Canine)

Our purpose built pool for dogs is heated and has non slip entry and exit ramps.

 

The pool is 6m long, suitable for small and large breeds.

Hydrotherapy has many benefits including:

  • Non weight bearing exercise
  • Increased joint range of motion
  • Increased rate of muscle gain after injury
  • Increased tissue healing
  • Improved circulation
  • Improves strength and endurance
  • Cardiovascular fitness (heart & lungs)
  • Relief from Arthritis pain and associated symptoms
  • Increased speed of recovery
  • Weight Loss

Swimming is a highly effective Hydrotherapy tool for rehabilitation. It promotes improved joint range of motion, muscle endurance and strengthening, and cardiovascular fitness. As swimming is a non weight bearing form of exercise it is perfect for dogs recovering post surgery or overweight dogs.

Rehabilitation Gym (Canine)

We have a purpose built area with rehabilitation equipment to aid in your dogs recovery.

 

 

Some of our equipment includes:

  • Fit-balls and discs for proprioception and balance training
  • Adjustable step-over poles
  • Assorted obstacles

 

We work together with you and your Vet to achieve the best possible outcome.

Don't Be Shy

If we didn’t answer all of your questions, feel free to drop us a line anytime.

Contact us to discuss your animal's care today.

Our Services

Our Canine services are performed at our Mornington Rehabilitation Centre.

Our Equine services are performed at your Property.

Physiotherapy Consults (Canine)

Physiotherapy for animals helps to restore and maintain mobility, function, independence and performance. A veterinary referral is preferred prior to treatment, this can be arranged by the centre. Initial physiotherapy assessment can be performed at the centre or in your home.

 

A Physiotherapy assessment may include:

  • Discussing your pet’s medical history, current medications and current exercise routine
  • Observation – conformation/posture, muscle development and symmetry, behavior and willingness to perform tasks
  • Gait analysis
  • Palpation assessment
  • Joint range of motion
  • Muscle strength/length testing

A treatment plan will then be devised specific to your dogs needs
A Physiotherapy treatment plan will be composed and include specific home Physiotherapy exercises according to your dog, helping your dog to achieve progressive rehabilitation goals and increase recovery. Treatment plans are aimed at improving the performance and rehabilitation of your pet as well as their happiness and quality of life.

The Benefits of Canine Physiotherapy…read more

 

Physiotherapy Consults (Equine)

Horses are assessed and treated at your property.

A Physiotherapy assessment will include:

  • Gait analysis
  • Joint range of motion
  • Muscle strength/length testing
  • Discussing your horses medical history, current medications and current exercise routine
  • Observation – conformation/posture, muscle development and symmetry, behaviour and willingness to perform tasks
  • Horse and Rider assessments
  • A treatment plan will then be devised specific to your horses needs

Treatment will be aimed at improving the performance and rehabilitation of your horse.

Underwater Treadmill (Canine)

Our canine underwater treadmill is suitable for all breeds.

The treadmill has many benefits including:

  • Increased rate of recovery after injury
  • Increase muscle mass after injury
  • Cardiovascular fitness (heart & lungs)
  • Reduced weight-bearing for arthritic dogs
  • Muscle strengthening and conditioning
  • Improved circulation
  • Strength and endurance
  • Weight loss
Hydrotherapy (Canine)

Our purpose built pool for dogs, it is heated and has non slip entry and exit ramps.

The pool is 6m long, suitable for small and large breeds.

Hydrotherapy has many benefits including:

  • Non weight bearing exercise
  • Increased joint range of motion
  • Increased rate of muscle gain after injury
  • Increased tissue healing
  • Improved circulation
  • Improves strength and endurance
  • Cardiovascular fitness (heart & lungs)
  • Relief from Arthritis pain and associated symptoms
  • Increased speed of recovery
  • Weight Loss

Performing specialist Hydrotherapy techniques in the water ensures maximum rehabilitation impact with minimal discomfort to the animal in a relaxed, comfortable and enjoyable environment.

Rehabilitation Gym (Canine)

We have a purpose built room with rehabilitation equipment to aid in your dogs recovery.
Some of our equipment includes:

  • Fit-balls and discs for proprioception and balance training
  • Adjustable step-over poles
  • Assorted obstacles

 

We work together with you and your Vet to achieve the best possible outcome.

Don't Be Shy

If we didn’t answer all of your questions, feel free to drop us a line anytime.

Contact us to discuss your animal's care today.