Artaine Harte SRN Dip A Phys. Physiotherapy for Animals in Cirencester, Tetbury, Stroud & surrounding areas
I offer a professional friendly effective service specializing in small animal physiotherapy (for your pet: dogs, cats and other companion animals). As a member of RAMP and IAAT, membership requires compliance with their professional standards including being fully qualified and insured to provide animal physiotherapy to your pet. Both associations are recognized by most major insurance companies. Animal physiotherapy treatments can only be carried out under the referral of a veterinary surgeon in respect of The Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966 and Veterinary Surgery (Exemptions) Order 1962.
The practice is based in and around Cirencester, Tetbury and Stroud, but covers a wide area including Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Swindon, Wiltshire and West Oxfordshire.
A full treatment will assess your animals gait, mobility, muscle balance, muscle, tendon and ligament elasticity and strength, joint and limb flexibility and range of movement and over all suppleness.
Physiotherapy can be of benefit pre and post operatively, for neurological and orthopaedic conditions, for acute or chronic conditions.
As am animal physiotherapist, I encourage each owner to participate in the therapy their pet is receiving, this often involves learning basic massage skills so that they can to continue their pet's therapy at home.
'Just wanted to say thank you for the help you give to Poppy. Such a joy to see her head high and prancing gait on her walk this morning . Many thanks from the 3 of us.'