Dog Hydrotherapy & Physiotherapy
Every Pet, Our Promise At Butterwick, we pledge to treat your dog with the utmost care and compassion. Our promise is to listen, understand, and deliver personalized treatment, ensuring your furry family member feels at home and thrives under our expert care.
Innovative Healing Our clinic is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for cutting-edge hydrotherapy and physiotherapy treatments. We employ innovative techniques to help your dog recover from injury, manage age-related issues, and improve overall well-being.
“We help people who are concerned about their dog’s health and want their dog to lead a more active, mobile and pain free life!”
We care about your dogs
just as much as you do.
At Butterwick Animal Rehabilitation Clinic, we see beyond the symptoms to the bond you share with your dog. Our dedicated team provides expert hydrotherapy and physiotherapy in Middlesbrough with a compassionate touch, ensuring your furry family member receives personalized care for a happier, healthier life.
Your Dog’s Wellness, Our Compassion
At Butterwick Animal Rehabilitation Clinic (BARC), we share a common bond with you — a profound love for dogs. We know the pain you feel when your furry friend is in discomfort, unable to tell us where it hurts. That’s why we’re here: to be the voice for your canine companion, to translate their needs into action, and to guide you through the worry with understanding and care.
Our approach is rooted in the belief that nobody knows your dog quite like you do. We begin by listening to your concerns and learning what you want for your dog’s quality of life. With this insight, we:
- Assess your dog’s condition with meticulous attention
- Collaborate with you to craft a tailored treatment plan
- Continuously monitor progress to ensure ongoing improvement
- Coordinate with your vet for safe, integrated care
- Assist you with insurance paperwork, easing the logistical load
Expertise with Empathy
With years of experience and countless success stories, our Middlesbrough team at BARC possesses the expertise to navigate a wide range of canine health issues. But it’s more than skill alone that sets us apart — it’s our empathy. We won’t refer to your dog as ‘it’ because they are far more than pets; they’re family.
At BARC, you’re entrusting your dog to a team that treats them with the same love and dedication we’d want for our own. Let us help your dog rediscover a life filled with vitality, comfort, and the joy of simply being a dog.
The best hydrotherapy and physiotherapy for your pet
Discover the rejuvenating power of Hydrotherapy and Physiotherapy at Butterwick Animal Rehab Clinic in Middlesbrough. Our tailored water therapy sessions provide low-impact, high-benefit treatments that alleviate pain, enhance fitness, and invigorate your dog’s spirit without stressing tender muscles or joints. Coupled with our expert Physiotherapy, we target the root causes of discomfort, promoting healing, increasing mobility, and restoring your beloved pet’s zest for life.
Expert Hydrotherapy & Physiotherapy for dogs.
Hydrotherapy offers a soothing yet effective path to recovery for your dog. Imagine the relief as your pet experiences gentle, stress-free rehabilitation:
- Stress-Free Rehabilitation: Movement in water alleviates stress on muscles and joints.
- Pain Relief: Warm water therapy helps to ease muscle tension and discomfort.
- Fitness & Vitality: Targeted exercises increase fitness, avoiding future injuries and boosting the immune system.
- Joyful Energy: Witness your dog’s excitement and energy as they rediscover youthful enthusiasm.
Restorative Veterinary Physiotherapy
Just like humans, dogs can greatly benefit from Physiotherapy:
- Root Cause Treatment: Address the underlying issues, not just the symptoms.
- Enhanced Mobility: Increase your dog’s freedom of movement for a more active lifestyle.
- Energy & Playfulness: Rekindle the liveliness your dog had in its puppy days.
At BARC, we promise a happier, more active life for your dog through our tailored hydrotherapy and physiotherapy programs. Ready to see your best friend bounce back?
Enquire about getting started
We know you want the best of the best for your dog, and we also know you’re a busy person. If you want to get your dog back to being happier, healthier and doing what you both love and want to get booked in – click on the link below and fill out the short form for information about getting booked in and availability.
Enquire about free taster session
Not sure? No problem! Why not bring your dog in for a free, non-obligatory session in which we see what’s wrong, what can be done so you have all the information you need and start getting both you and your dog feeling more optimistic about the future? We mean it – no fees, no obligation, nothing: all we want is to meet you and to say ‘hi’ to your best friend. Click the link below to get booked in, now.
Talk to a Vet Physiotherapist
We know how difficult it is to trust someone else when it comes to the health of your dog. It’s just so hard. So, that’s exactly why we also know how important it is for you to ask all the questions you have, find out all the answers you need, and for you and your dog to trust us. So, give us a call to chat to one of our Vet Physio. We’d love to meet you and find out more about how we can help your dog, right now, just click the link below.
Enquire about getting started
Apply for a free taster session
Talk to a Veterinary Physiotherapist by phone
About Butterwick Animal Rehab Clinic
Nationally known Veterinary Physiotherapist and Hydrotherapist.
Butterwick Animal Rehab Clinic was founded by Mark Harding – one of the UK’s leading Veterinary Physiotherapists & Hydrotherapists, a nationally known Speaker, lecturer and has appeared on BBC’s Look North programme.
Mark has been helping pet owners just like you in the North east of England for nearly two decades. People just like you who are worried about their pet, potential long term dependency on drugs and their pets’ reducing quality of life. We strongly believe that a combined approach with your Vet, you, and us gives your dog the best chance possible of gaining and maintaining their zest for life and keeping them happy and healthy.
Mark Harding had an extraordinary idea in 2004… why not create a safe, healthy, comfortable environment in which to rehabilitate injured, elderly dogs? And even better, why not just make that space about providing the best quality of life for all dogs?
And so, Butterwick Animal Rehab Clinic was born!
Nowadays, with the hydrotherapy side booming because of the amazing community support and interest, Mark soon realised more could be done, more dogs could be helped and more owners could be left feeling hopeful of a happier and healthier future again. His revelation was on account of a particular special woofer, Hector. Having had no feeling below the neck, Hector couldn’t walk following a spinal surgery, and he – as well as his owners – were, understandably, miserable. Mark wanted to do more – for this dog and the countless others he met. His search for something more led him to Veterinary physiotherapy! And without further ado, Mark jumped in and became one of the most sought-after veterinary physiotherapists in the area. If you’re still wondering about Hector – he went back to walks on the beach and having a ball.
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