Massage therapy can improve muscle and joint function by relieving tension, spasm, or other restrictions to proper motion. It may be used for relaxing or stimulating muscles in order to prevent injury or for rehabilitation of a patient after an injury has occurred. Our technician, Sharon Jones- Gilmore, is a registered human and animal massage therapist. Sharon offers pet massage, Reiki and other energy healing modalities.
Acupuncture is the treatment of conditions or symptoms by the insertion of very fine needles into specific points on the body in order to produce a response. It can be used to treat a variety of ailments, including arthritis, diabetes and allergies. Dr. Crandlemire-Reid enrolled in an intensive 6-month course offered by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society.
Hot spots, itching, and ear infections are all common signs of dog allergies. We have experience performing food exclusion trials, allergy treatments, and immunotherapy. In cats, sneezing, hair loss, rash and scabs are common signs of allergies, and can also be successfully managed by our team.