Client handout: Lack of mobility may mean less time with your pet

Client handout: Lack of mobility may mean less time with your pet

Here are five ways to improve senior pets' health—and maybe even life expectancy—by helping them get back to the things they used to do.
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Jan 08, 2016
By dvm360.com staff


Rehabilitation specialist Kara Amstutz, DVM, CCRT, CVPP, says the most heart-wrenching aspect of her job is euthanizing older pets that have lost their mobility. Maintaining an active lifestyle through daily physical exercise may be the No. 1 thing pet owners can do to promote muscle strength, joint flexibility and overall health in senior pets. 

Use these resources as a two-sided handout or as two separate handouts for your clients.