Monday, May 5, 2014

Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation for Animals

Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation for Animals by Susan E. Davis, PT is a great resource for the pet owner. If your beloved dog or cat – or horse - becomes injured or develops a disease, this book will help you understand what physical therapy may be involved. Of course your veterinarian will be you first guide to helping heal your pet, but this detailed book covers evaluation through treatments in its 11 chapters. It will help you understand the process and offers insights to a variety of treatments including laser, swimming and ground exercises, and chiropractic and massage therapies.

Susan Davis is a licensed physical therapist who includes examples of pets she has treated and activities at home that will enhance your pet’s recovery. She describes medical conditions in terms that a pet owner can understand and even includes a couple sketches of anatomy as well as a resource appendix.

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