When to seek help

Common symptoms of when your horse or dog may benefit from a McTimoney treatment are as follows:


488226_4547623091869_884376314_nHorses:

  • Uneven wear of shoes
  • Unexplained deterioration in usual performance
  • Resistances (e.g. napping, bucking, refusing, rearing)
  • Unlevelness (especially behind)
  • Sore or cold backs
  • Asymmetry (e.g. stiffness on one rein)
  • Uneven muscle development or atrophy
  • Grumpiness when tacking up

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Dogs:

  • Difficulty getting in and out of cars or climbing stairs
  • Reluctance to exercise
  • Crying out when getting up
  • Stiffness or pain after exercise
  • Signs of discomfort or pain when being fussed

 

 

 

General:

  • Lameness after a trauma where alternative causes have been ruled out
  • Limb dragging
  • Changes in behaviour
  • Recurrence of symptoms previously successfully treated by manipulation