Massage can be an important part of your pet’s maintenance plan by reducing or eliminating pain, improving joint mobility, improving circulation, improving lymphatic drainage, and reducing muscular tension.
K9 Rehab Wellness Centre is please to have Jolena Kusec, BSc(Agr), REMT, SAMP, CCMP from JEMS Animal Massage Services on our team of Companion Animal Wellness Professionals. She became a Registered Equine Massage Therapist in 2000 after completing a 2 year Equine Massage Therapy course at the Darcy Lane Institute. She added a Certificate in Small Animal Massage in 2011 from the Northwest School of Animal Massage and a Certificate of Canine Trigger Point Therapy in 2016. As a highly educated and experienced practitioner, Jolena works with clients to identify restrictions in mobility and range of motion and then creates a plan to maximize mobility while reducing painful conditions including trigger points and tissue adhesions.
Jolena specializes in:
- Injury Massage – decreases inflammation and pain around the injury site
- Sports Massage – as part of your training regime to help prevent injury and prolong your dog’s career
- Maintenance Massage – for the enjoyment of touch and to remove stiffness
- Geriatric Massage – for the older animal to improve ease of movement