Myotherapy literally means muscle therapy. It is a method for relieving pain based on the application of compression to trigger
points in the body. Trigger points are defined as hypersensitive locations in the muscles that cause pain in response to undue
They develop into tight bands or knots within the muscles. These bands
or knots can cause the muscles to spasm, limit the
movement of joints, and cause pain.
pet owners have had the experience of their animal injuring
or experiencing the joint and muscular pain that comes
with getting older.
Using myotherapy can:
• Help relax and enhance the function of joints and muscles.
• Aid in improving range of movement and general body tone.
• Help to relieve pain, swelling, and stiffness.
Horses that have had problems with - cold backed, one-sideness, shortened strides, resistance and refusing have been helped by
On many occasions we have felt the need and benefits of a good massage ourselves. Our pets give so much to us and helping
them to live a life free of pain is one thing we can do to express our gratitude to them.