Dog Massage Workshop: Evaluating & treating the canine

By January 24, 2018
March 18, 2018 9:30 am - 12:30 pm HairyHounds Playground 12 Bentley St, Williamstown North

This workshop will give you the tools in both evaluating and treating dogs the right way and has been designed to teach individuals on how to assess, evaluate and provide a Soft Tissue Mobilization (STM), or massage treatment to canine’s safely and successfully.

What’s Covered:

  • The benefits of Massage

  • Canine Anatomy

  • Why muscles injure

  • Working safely with Canine Massage

  • Assessment of the canine prior to treatment

  • Elements of Canine Massage

  • Canine Massage techniques

  • Treatment Goals and the importance of working with Vets

Dog Massage Workshop

There are no pre-requisites to attend this workshop however a background in the animal industry or massage is an advantage.

All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance.

Canine Massage event

Sarah McFarlane CCRA, CMT – Canine Balance

Accreditation with the United States acclaimed Canine Rehabilitation Institute as a “Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist” and a “Canine Myofunctional Therapy” certificate (Australia), trained under Australia’s pioneer in physiotherapy and currently shadowing Peter Schofield in K9 Muscle Manipulation, Sarah prides herself on being a qualified dog therapist.

With over 20 years of experience, Sarah is trained in how to find body imbalances or issues, easing and eliminating the dog’s pain in a natural way.  She has also worked extensively on educating owners in maintaining a healthy wellbeing with their dog.  This enables a long active lifestyle which produces a complete balance for the whole dog.

Sarah McFarlane provides specialty services such as canine massage therapy, neurofacial release, canine rehabilitation therapeutic exercises, cross fit training including stretching exercises, gait analysis and provides workshops Australia wide.

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Admit One to Dog Massage workshop $70
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