For Dog Sports
Do you particpate in Agility, Flyball, Gundog training or other sport?
Is your dog not balanced on the dog walk, hitting jumps, favouring a side on the weaves, anxious of other dogs during events?
This is a great way to keep your dog fit (physically, mentally and emotionally)...
Available from November
Dog Sports package Includes:
2 Hour TTouch 1-2-1 workshop including body work, body wraps and groundwork to improve body awareness and proprioception, relieve tension and inflammation, increase human-dog bond and general wellbeing.
Plus up to 6 x 1 hour sessions (depending upon dog's health and needs) Includes assessment (weight bearing, Gait, ROM, muscle measurements using Gulick II tape measure), warm ups / cool downs, foundation behaviours, front / rear body awareness and conditioning equipment. We'll put a fitness plan together to suit your events and lifestyle
Only £150 for 1 dog (50% discount for additional dog in household)
Improves balance, proprioception, flexibility and endurance
Concentrating on balance, strength, flexbility, cardio and mental exercises
Strengthens and conditions muscles, bones & tendons
Mental stimulation to improve cognitive abilities
Helps with behavioural problems
Increases body awareness
Slows down ageing
Key points to remember:
Do a warm up before and cool down after exercise to prevent injury
Use rewarding treats, but remember to reward the chosen behaviour as soon as it happens
Exercises should be carried out using the correct form
Know your dog's body language when tired, stressed or lame
Have fun with your dog!
Important information before participating in exercise:
Before starting any exercise program, your dog should be checked by the vet to rule out any injury, including hip displaysia. Please consult with the vet, physiotherapist or rehabilitation professional first to prevent further injury to undiagnosed problem.
Interesting further reading:
UK's Only Qualified TTouch Practitioner + FitPAWS Master Trainer / CCFT