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Hydrotherapy for dogs
  1. Donna Carver

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Swim to Recovery: Canine Hydrotherapy Healing Emily Wong 128 pages, hardback, £12.99. Hubble and Hattie. 2011. ISBN 978 1 845843 41 0

THIS eye-catching book includes plenty of colour photographs from hydrotherapy case studies. In the introduction, the author outlines hydrotherapy as a complementary therapy that aims to improve pets' quality of life. Chapters 1 to 6 may be most beneficial to owners to help them understand the benefits of hydrotherapy for their pet and how hydrotherapy fits into a rehabilitation programme.

Chapter 6 focuses on obesity and related osteoarthritis, and explains why the progressive loss of articular cartilage and inflammation of the synovial membrane …

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