Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation

This service is available at:
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Our physical therapy and rehabilitation practitioners provide compassionate care and a variety of services for pets whose quality of life is affected by age, disease or injury.  Physical therapy and rehabilitation is available for dogs and cats of all ages and at all stages of life.  As with human medicine, it may be prescribed following orthopedic surgery, neuro surgery, for treatment of chronic pain, athletic and traumatic injuries, age related diseases and for weight management, to name a few conditions. The needs of each patient are unique and treatment plans are customized. We hope you will consider us to be a partner in your pet’s recovery process.


  • Quicker Return to Function
  • Reduction in Pain & Inflammation
  • Improved Range of Motion
  • Prevention of Other Injuries

Common Diagnoses

  • Cruciate Ligament Rupture
  • Intervertebral Disk Herniation
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Fibrocartilagenous Embolism
  • Brachial Plexus Injury
  • Hip & Elbow Dysplasia
  • Muscle & Tendon Injuries
  • Degenerative Myelopathy
  • Obesity
  • Tick Paralysis
  • Age-related Ailments



24 Hour Emergency & Specialty

Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty


Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital


Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital


Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital