Why You Should Try Foam Rolling

How to: First, set your self up for success and buy a smooth foam roller. The bumpy ones can just cause unnecessary bruising and discomfort. Also, try and find a longer roller, the width- 2 feet or 3 feet will allow you to use the roller in a variety of ways. You will...

Pillars of Wellness

Pillars of Wellness “But, you see the trend, if some pillars are ignored, the building will fall down eventually.” What are the Pillars of Wellness? Why should you care? How does someone become Healthy?   There are many ways one can view their health;...

Soft Tissue Tools- Cupping

What is Cupping? Cupping is a technique where cups are placed on the skin and then suction is created to lift the skin up into the cup. Cupping as a soft tissue tool simply means to use the cups to aid in the treatment of soft tissue- muscles and skin, etc. At...

Arthritis In Dogs

How is arthritis effecting my dog’s life?¬†What can I do to help my dog? These may be some questions that you start to ask as your pet gets older and may start show symptoms of arthritis. Moving slower, struggling to get up from lying down and off and on lameness...

History of Canine Massage Therapy

History of Canine Massage Therapy Massage Therapy has been seen in records dating back to 2700BCE! The history of animal massage is not as detailed, at least that we know of. Although I’m sure there was an animal loving ancestor who decided to try it out. Canine...