Cheshire East-20120730-00231Stresses, strains and traumatic injuries, illness, wearing collars and harnesses, gait abnormalities, being over-weight or unfit, older dogs with arthritis are common causes of back pain and musculoskeletal problems in household dogs. Β However, more commonly affected are performance dogs e.g. agility, racing, working or country sports as their bodies are placed under that much more physiological stress. Β We use a similar holistic body treatment that we do for the horse utilising a range of different therapies depending on the dogs individual requirements.