As seen on Channel 9's Today Show ...
You've heard of Puppy Classes ...
There are so many things you could DO and LEARN to make the aging process for your dog much smoother and more comfortable
Did you know most dogs are considered 'Senior Dogs' at around 7 years of age?
Have you noticed any of the SIGNS that your best friend is aging or slowing down as they reach their senior years?
Are they walking less and taking longer to recover from exercise?
Are there certain activities that they used to find easy, which are becoming harder for them to do? Like climbing stairs, or getting in and out of the car?
Are they not moving as well as they used to?
Then JOIN US for our Senior Dog Classes where in a fun and relaxed environment you will learn valuable tips and advice that you can practically apply immediately on how to help improve your senior dog's comfort levels and movement quality ... for the time they have left with you ...
We are very excited to announce that the Barracks Vet Surgery, Mosman, has teamed up with Tim Norris at Both Ends Of The Lead.
Tim is a certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner and pain management expert, who specialises in Arthritis treatment and senior dog care.
He offers a range of personalised specific treatments and structured ‘Home Care Rehabilitation Programs’. He works closely with a growing number of vets who actively refer their clients to him for Post-Operative Rehabilitation and Arthritis Care.
Tim blends his extensive back ground in Rehabilitation Therapies and Acupuncture to help senior dogs and dogs with Arthritis live longer with the best quality of life possible.
Tim Norris, BOTH ENDS OF THE LEAD
Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner & Registered Acupuncturist
STOP! So, What Are Senior Dog Classes ... And What Do We Do In Them?
Date: TBA ... We are taking expressions of interest and will confirm exact details in due course
Place: The Barracks Vet Surgery, 2A Best Avenue, Mosman NSW 2088
Cost: $280 for all 4 sessions
This course makes learning about these techniques not only affordable but fun in a small group environment where you can chat with a few other like-minded owners of elderly pets and recieve a high level of personalised support.
Note: Due to space limitations, we do ask that everyone brings only one owner and one dog along to each class
YOU WILL LEARN ...
Introduction, safe home environment tips, and introduction to ‘hands-on techniques’ that are practice, simple to learn and highly effective like Massage and Acupressure
How to use a Heat Pack, introduction to Joint Mobility exercises, and exercise modification for senior dogs (plus quick review of techniques/Q & A from Week 1)
Introduction to Strength & Conditioning for senior dogs and how to ‘Put It All Together’ into an effective senior dog ‘Arthritis Home Care Program’
Individual 1:1 consultation with a veterinarian at Barracks Vet Surgery to review and discuss any medical conditions with a focus on weight management and Arthritis
What can I do to help my Senior Dog be as comfortable and pain-free as possible?
Thinking about joining our Senior Dog Classes? These senior dog owners have. This is what they had to say ...
‘Hi Mimi and Tim, Just wanted to say thank you for an enjoyable and informative workshop today. All of the techniques we learned are so useful and easy to apply that I know Freya will benefit greatly’
Lee & Freya
‘Thank you – excellent pace of presentation, excellent personal attention to all participants’
Kathy & Jessie
‘Thank you. Learnt heaps.‘
Margi & Riley
‘Everything was so clear and helpful. It was great to have a smaller group, so it felt like 1 on 1‘
Kate & Basil
For the time you have left together, wouldn't you want them to be as COMFORTABLE and as PAIN-FREE as possible?