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To wobble or not to wobble…that is the question!

There is a lot of debate about the value and safety of using unstable surfaces. A couple of years ago K9 Fitness Solutions, who are based […]

Canine conditioning; the ‘core’ issue…

It is very fashionable to strengthen your dogs core….. In human sport we work a lot on core strength and when talking about core in humans […]

Harness; help or hindrance?

Is a harness a good idea for your dog or does it cause problems? Attaching a lead to a puppy collar often encourages owners to decide […]

What Makes a Good Canine Athlete?

As a Veterinary Physiotherapist I help a lot of sporting and working dogs. I help them recover from injury, as you’d expect, but I also help […]

National Puppy Day!

Today has been National Puppy Day! Who doesn’t love a puppy?! Owners often ask me what activities are ok for very young dogs.  The best answer […]

Why your dog is amazing

Watching Crufts… Watching Crufts over the last few days it’s clear that dogs are family, friends, companions, sports partners and work colleagues.  Whether your dog detects cancer, […]

About Me

My name is Jenny Coates and I am a qualified veterinary physiotherapist and canine massage therapist. I qualified in 2013 and treat agility dogs, dogs with […]