Dog Lameness Assumption Trap: Tosha's Snake Bite

Dog Lameness Assumption Trap: Tosha's Snake Bite

Acute and chronic lameness are likely to have different causes. That doesn’t mean that figuring out what happened is easy. Past experiences, things we read and hear breed biases. When your dog starts limping, don’t jump to conclusions; make sure you know what is really happening. Thank you, Kevin, for sharing Tosha’s story. Tosha’s story It all started with a…

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Canine Functional Strengthening Exercises: The What, Why and How

Canine Functional Strengthening Exercises: The What, Why and How

Have you ever heard the term “functional strengthening exercises” and wondered what it means? Not only are functional strengthening exercises helpful to human beings in physical rehabilitation or sports enhancement programs, but they are also used in canine recovery and fitness. So, what are they? What is a functional exercise? For an exercise to be considered functional, it utilizes the…

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