Feline Physiotherapy

by Colleen Lum LVT, CCRVN, CCFT

Cats can be challenging to get to engage in their rehabilitation programs. Unlike their canine counterparts, they are not always so easily motivated by food, toys or praise. Honestly, they seem like they could care less about our plans or rehab goals, staring at us with judgmental gazes. So how do we rehab cats?


Collars and Harness, oh my!

The Dos and Don’ts of Harnesses and Collars

by Angelia Oliverei, LVT, CVMRT

Tavi is modeling his favorite flat collar that was made custom for him!

What is the one thing that every dog should have no matter the size or breed of dog? It’s a collar or harness. There are so many different styles and types of both, how do you choose what’s right for your dog? A proper fit is the most important factor when deciding what type of collar or harness to use. Secondly, what is the purpose you are trying to achieve with your collar or harness? Some of the most popular reasons when choosing collars or harnesses include:

  • Preventing pulling when walking
  • Safety when riding in the car
  • Supporting your dog with mobility issues
  • For sporting purposes including: sledding, weight pulling, running/jogging, and hiking