Many people have asked me if Myofascial Release techniques can be used on their beloved animals. The answer is a resounding yes! I will post a series of stories from my experiences with animals over the next few months.
I’ve had very good results with dogs. My dog Thor was a 220-pound mastiff. When he was about seven years old he started to develop some hip problems. I was becoming concerned. He couldn’t run up and down the steps to the house, and I wasn’t about to carry a 220-pound dog up and down the steps every time he wanted to pee. So I took him to the vet a couple of times and that really didn’t help at all.
One day he was lying there looking really uncomfortable, so the first thing I tried was a leg-pull; he didn’t go for that at all. Then I started doing crossed-hands myofascial releases over the hip and sacroiliac areas. The next day he was running up and down the steps without a limp. He lived to the age of thirteen, which is quite old for a dog of that size, and had no further problems after I treated him.
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I welcome comments from those of you who have used Myofascial Release to treat animals.
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