Physical Rehabilitation

Improving your pet's overall quality of life

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Changes to Appointment Process


Please be aware that as of Monday, Jan. 10, our Veterinary Teaching Hospital and our Pet Health Center will be adjusting their appointment processes. Our small animal emergency service and the Pet Health Center will change to curbside service only (clients will not be allowed inside the facility). In addition, our small animal and large animal specialty services will change to a modified curbside service (clients can come into the building to check in and out, but they will not be allowed to stay for their appointment). These changes are in response to the highly contagious nature of the current COVID strain. As a healthcare facility, we must take these precautions to maintain a safe working environment that allows us to continue offering world-class veterinary care to our patients.

ALERT! Close Alert ×

Changes to Appointment Process


Please be aware that as of Monday, Jan. 10, our Veterinary Teaching Hospital and our Pet Health Center will be adjusting their appointment processes. Our small animal emergency service and the Pet Health Center will change to curbside service only (clients will not be allowed inside the facility). In addition, our small animal and large animal specialty services will change to a modified curbside service (clients can come into the building to check in and out, but they will not be allowed to stay for their appointment). These changes are in response to the highly contagious nature of the current COVID strain. As a healthcare facility, we must take these precautions to maintain a safe working environment that allows us to continue offering world-class veterinary care to our patients.

Our small animal rehabilitation service is dedicated to helping its patients achieve an overall improved quality of life by focusing on mobility, strength, fitness and whole body wellness.


What to expect:

Every rehab patient must come with a referral from a veterinarian to ensure the patient is healthy enough to undergo rehabilitation. After the referral is made then the client can make an appointment.

A client’s first visit will be a consultation with our Certified Rehab Practitioner, Jodi Seidel. After reviewing the pet’s history, Jodi will do a thorough exam to get baseline measurements on range of motion, balance, gait, muscle mass, etc. Then, she will discuss patient goals and develop a personalized rehab plan for your pet. This will include recommendations for both in-house rehabilitation and at-home exercises. Once a plan has been created, the treatment can begin.


Who can benefit
– Our rehab service can help with the following conditions:

  • Post-surgical recovery
  • Sprains and strains
  • Neurologic conditions
  • Weight management
  • Arthritis
  • Hip dysplasia


Possible treatment options include:

  • Underwater treadmill therapy
  • Class IV laser therapy
  • Balance and therapeutic exercises
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Therapeutic ultrasound

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