A traumatic event or impact is the primary cause for a broken bone, however certain diseases including cancer can be a cause.

Symptoms include:

  • Pain – especially when moving
  • Swelling
  • Deformity at the area of injury
  • Reluctance to weight bearing
  • Resistance to touch
  • Bruising

Massage can only take place once the healing process has taken place.

Massage will:

  • Reduce swelling and inflammation and give relief from pain
  • Increase the healing process and strengthens the injured limb
  • Helps relieve areas of overcompensation
  • Can reduce scar tissue
  • Increase mobility and flexibility
  • Improve Gait and posture
  • Helps reduce stress
Canine Massage