If youíve ever had a massage you know how much better it makes you feel. The benefits of canine massage are about the sameÖfor you and your 4-legged friends. Massage can help your dog relax, decrease chronic pain, speed up recovery from injuries, and help condition a working or competitive dog. Whatís more, massage can allow you to relax and strengthen the bond between you and your canine companions.
A Dog Loverís Guide to Canine Massage, written by Jody Chiquoine and Linda Jackson, is a practical workbook designed for all dog lovers, as well as professionals ó veterinarians, groomers, kennel and shelter operators, trainers, etc. ó and dogs of all ages, sizes, and conditions. Fully illustrated with more than 100 photographs and diagrams, the book provides a strong foundation in massage technique, canine anatomy, and a solid grounding in the how-toís, what-forís, and why notís. More . . . .