FAQs

Does massage improve range of motion?

In this study, massage was found to significantly improve a horse’s ability to move their hind limbs away from their body with human assistance, as well as on their own. We all want to show the judges longer, more free-flowing strides. This confirms massage as an exciting addition to the competitive equestrian’s training program before, [...]

Does massage improve range of motion?2019-12-07T21:21:40+00:00

What results should you expect for your horse?

Increased threshold for relaxation, decreased pain, improved range of motion, improved mobility, improved flexibility, increase eagerness for work and for human contact, more thorough recovery after surgery, decreased the risk of injury to non-injured side during recovery from an injury.

What results should you expect for your horse?2019-12-07T21:19:51+00:00

What results should you expect for your dog?

Increased threshold for relaxation, decreased pain, improved range of motion, improved mobility, improved flexibility, increase eagerness for work and for human contact, more thorough recovery after surgery, decreased the risk of injury to non-injured side during recovery from an injury.

What results should you expect for your dog?2019-12-07T21:19:03+00:00

Do I need to be there to hold my horse?

I would love for you to be there if possible, but often this does not work into an owner's schedule. Often, in a boarding barn environment, there is a trusted barn manager or barn owner that can meet me and give me a quick update before a session. I prefer to do massage in a [...]

Do I need to be there to hold my horse?2019-12-07T21:17:56+00:00

Will my pet be sore after her bodywork?

The primary feeling, they will have is relief. I do not believe in forcing muscles to release or stretch which is often results in soreness. I work with your pet to help show them how to relax their own bodies. This process allows for faster recognition of therapeutic techniques in the future and longer-lasting results [...]

Will my pet be sore after her bodywork?2019-12-07T21:17:05+00:00

Why do a pre-competition massage?

A pre-competition Massage will get your horse or dog's blood moving and muscles warmed up before you even get into the warmup arena. It will help with relaxation and focus. When a horse walks into the arena a pre-competition Massage helps to reduce the risk of injury to legs and back by making sure the [...]

Why do a pre-competition massage?2019-12-07T21:14:54+00:00

Can I ride my horse the same day that he gets massaged?

Absolutely. Bodywork is not just for relaxation although it helps to reach this to the horse. The primary goal is to increase movement quality and help the horse reconnect to areas that have been segregated due to prolonged muscle tension. This is done in a non-invasive way as to not damage delicate tissues. Your horse [...]

Can I ride my horse the same day that he gets massaged?2024-03-21T23:50:06+00:00

How often should my pet receive a Bowen session?

Bowen can be given as often as you would like. If your pet is experiencing an issue, 3 sessions over a ten-day period are recommended to get the most out of the therapy.

How often should my pet receive a Bowen session?2024-03-21T23:47:44+00:00

What is Bowen Therapy?

Bowen Therapy is a very light manipulation of the fascia that signals the brain to reset body alignment, increase relaxation, stimulate the lymphatic system, release endorphins, interrupt the pain loops in the body, interrupt the muscle spasm loops in the body, improves mobility & works to release emotions retained in muscle memory.

What is Bowen Therapy?2019-12-07T21:11:13+00:00

I massage my dog every night, why should I pay someone else?

It is so wonderful that you spend this quality time with your Pet. As pack animals, dogs crave and respond to petting and touch in a most positive way. This is an underrated tool and I can teach you techniques to incorporate in your day to day to improve your connection with your pet.

I massage my dog every night, why should I pay someone else?2019-12-07T21:10:19+00:00

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