C013 - Forty Stress Point Locator Technique
Learn the exact location of the 40 most common stress points in an active dog. In turn, this knowledge will improve the quality and effectiveness of your massages. Loosening those points will give your dog greater flexibility and coordination, and with it, power.
C014 - Sport Massage Routine
The routine shown here will help you perform a thorough sport massage on all major muscle groups of the dog in a reasonably short period of time. Using the powerful origin-insertion massage technique, you will be able to reset the tension in the neck, back, foreleg and hind legs of any active dogs.
C015 - Warm-up Massage Routine
The warm-up routine is specifically designed to quickly stimulate blood circulation with the intention of perking up the dog before exercising. While it's not a replacement for warm-up exercises, still, it's a valuable routine just before a performance.
C016 - Cool-down Massage Routine
This video demonstrates a simple, yet efficient, massage routine for after your dog has exercised. The purpose of this routine is to loosen up the muscles and generate good blood circulation immediately after exercising. It's designed to prevent stiffening and loss of flexibility. It should be applied as soon as the walking cool-down period is finished.
C017 - Recuperation Massage Routine
The recuperation routine is a simple massage routine developed to thoroughly drain the limbs, trunk and neck in order to avoid the build-up of lymph and blood fluid congestion and lactic acid - responsible for the formation of trigger points. It's designed to also assist the lymphatic circulation and speed up the recovery time in inactive or aging animals.
C018 - Trouble Spot Massage routine
This routine is geared to dealing with common occurring problems. It helps you check key areas and detect their stress points and potential trigger points, preventing their formation. This routine is a great preventive routine, especially if your animal exercises regularly.
C019 - Anatomical Descriptions - Bones & Muscles Locator
This video will help you identify the important skeletal landmarks of the dog, its joints and ligaments, as well as the most important muscle groups which are responsible for his movements. It's designed for those with limited anatomical understanding of the dog. It will contribute to your learning massage and stretching.
C020 - Kinesiology of the Dog - A Study of the Muscles & Movement
Kinesiology is the study of motion and of the structures that make movements possible. This important video will help you understand what muscle group moves what limb and it will make you aware of their interplay.
C021 - Special Treatment - TMJ
This approach is geared to show you how to recognize the early and chronic signs of the temporo-mandibular joint dysfunction in your dog. It will allow you to take early action to prevent further degeneration. It demonstrate how to check key areas and detect associated symptoms such as stress points and trigger points in the adjacent mastication muscles.
C022 - Working on Small Dogs
Small dogs require a special approach. This video shows you how to proceed. It will allow you to take the right measures to properly massage these much smaller structures. It also discusses some of the symptoms displayed by these smaller animals.
C023 - Special Treatment - Neck
This special neck massage routine is designed to avoid and / or assist neck problems in your dog. The build-up of stress in the neck can be the cause of serious problem such as arthritis, possibly sub-luxation and nerve pinching, not to mention the discomfort. Regular neck massages is a great prevention, especially with elderly dog.
C024 - Special Treatment - Shoulder
This special shoulder massage routine is designed to assist the active dog, especially the agility dog, and avoid soreness and possible inflammation in the shoulder muscles. The entire poll weaving action and the many jumps are the source of a lot of problems in “weekend warrior dogs”. Regular shoulder massages is a great prevention to dog of all ages, and especially with athletic dog.
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