Pet Hydrotherapy

Pet hydrotherapy has emerged as a valuable treatment that offers a range of benefits for pets in need of rehabilitation. At The Melrose Vet in Los Angeles, CA, we recognize the significance of this therapeutic approach in supporting our furry companions through various health challenges. Before visiting us for care, learn more about pet hydro therapy below.

Full-Service Veterinary Rehabilitation Center

At The Melrose Vet in Los Angeles, we provide comprehensive pet rehabilitation services that include acupuncture, massage therapy, hydrotherapy, treadmill therapy, laser therapy, and therapeutic exercises.

Also, we offer hydrotherapy treatment by underwater treadmill therapy as part of a rehabilitation therapy program for recovering pets from injuries which can often walk underwater before taking steps on land.

This hydrotherapy therapy can enhance a pet’s range of motion, balance, mobility, and flexibility.

dog in rehab

Understanding Pet Hydrotherapy

Pet hydrotherapy involves the use of water as a therapeutic tool to aid in the rehabilitation of pets recovering from injury, surgery, chronic conditions like arthritis or obesity. This treatment utilizes specialized equipment, such as underwater treadmills or swimming pools, to facilitate controlled movement and exercise in a low-impact environment. By harnessing the properties of water, pet hydrotherapy allows for increased mobility, muscle strengthening, and pain relief without putting undue stress on the pet's joints.

The Benefits of Pet Hydrotherapy

There are numerous benefits associated with pet hydrotherapy treatment. For example, it provides a safe and effective means of exercise for pets with mobility issues, allowing them to build strength and improve their range of motion. Along with that, hydrotherapy can help with weight management by providing a low-impact workout that burns calories and promotes overall fitness. Additionally, the buoyancy of water reduces stress on the joints so your pet can move more freely.

Personalized Treatment Plans

At The Melrose Vet, pet hydrotherapy is an integral component of our comprehensive approach to pet wellness and rehabilitation. Whether your cat or dog has a chronic condition or is simply in need of physical conditioning, we customize our treatment plans to meet each pet's unique needs. By combining hydrotherapy with other therapeutic modalities, such as acupuncture or massage, our team ensures that pets receive holistic and effective care tailored to their individual requirements.

Contact Us for an Appointment Today

Take the first step towards enhancing your pet's quality of life by scheduling a consultation with The Melrose Vet in Los Angeles, CA. Our team will assess your pet's unique needs and develop a well-rounded care plan to improve its health and vitality. Contact us at (323) 310-5555 to learn more about how pet hydrotherapy can benefit your beloved companion. When you’re seeking a veterinarian near me, we are happy to assist you!

What do we offer at Hydrotherapy Sessions?

At The Melrose Vet, we use a combination of physical rehabilitation exercises to reintroduce healthy activity, such as hydrotherapy treatment that includes underwater treadmills and pool-based therapies.

Every therapy for pets is different, so our hydrotherapy sessions are individualized for each patient. Our vets evaluate your pet’s psychological state, willingness, and weakness.

dog in water

The Melrose Vet


8304 Melrose Ave,
Los Angeles, CA 90069