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Enhancing Pets' Lives

Enhancing Pets’ Lives

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Our pets bring so much joy into our lives—it’s no surprise that when they suffer, we suffer right along with them. At Pawsitive Steps Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine, we are dedicated to improving and enriching the quality of life for our animal family members. We specialize in providing individualized rehabilitation options for dogs and cats of all shapes and sizes.

Conducted in a calm and healing environment, our full range of veterinary physical medicine services are designed for the relief of pain and inflammation. Whether you have a senior pet, an animal athlete, or a dog or cat with a weight problem, your companion will be treated with the utmost compassion and care.

Feel free to browse through our website and learn about some of the latest veterinary rehabilitation techniques and how they might benefit your animal companion. Check out our hospital tour to see our facility and some of the equipment we use during rehab sessions. Contact us for more information on the services we offer.

Pet of the Month

Tilly – Post-op TPLO

 

Meet Tilly, our October 2020 Pet of the Month!  Tilly is an eight year old Border Collie Mix, who came to  Pawsitive Steps Rehabilitation & Sport Medicine for rehabilitation options after her TPLO surgery.  She had her surgery in April, but when she started seeing us in June, she was still sore on her surgery leg.  She really made wonderful progress through her rehabilitation program and graduated from rehabilitation earlier this...

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From Our Blog:

Ouch…it hurts, now what?
Ouch…it hurts, now what?

By Cathryn Adolph, LVT, CCRP, CCFT At Pawsitive Steps we discuss pain a lot.  Controlling pain is the foundation of rehabilitation for all of our patients.  Without pain control, we cannot expect good form & function.  After we identify pain in a pet, we have to decide what to do with that information. 

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Initial Evaluations -Neurologic
Initial Evaluations -Neurologic

by Angelia Oliverei LVT, CVMRT and Cathryn Adolph, LVT, CCRP In the second installment in our Initial Examination Blog series, we look at the neurologic portion of our evaluation.  Much like our orthopedic exam, we start by looking at your pet’s posture, gait, and muscles, but from a completely different perspective.  We also evaluate your […]

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Rehabilitation Evaluations- Orthopedic
Rehabilitation Evaluations- Orthopedic

By Cathryn Adolph, LVT, CCRP, CCFT Our rehabilitation evaluations involve an extensive physical examination designed to assess your pet from an orthopedic, muscular and neurological standpoint. We do this by assessing your pet’s posture, gait, joints, reflexes, and muscles (soft tissue).  This evaluation is quite comprehensive, so we will be covering it in detail over […]

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Hospital Tour

Our hospital tour allows you to take a look inside our facility as well as see some of our therapy equipment in action.

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