My Dog is Just Old…Old Pet Tricks

My Dog is Just Old… Quite frequently I hear this comment from clients and even from people active in the practice of animal health and science.  I provide a mobile rehabilitation and conditioning service to encourage better recovery after surgery or otherwise improve quality of life through functional rehabilitation. Roughly 80% of my client base …

Today’s Question: Torn Meniscus? Tearing CCL?

Hi Deborah! (My son) and I are in Canada with our dear friend J. J. has two border collies…one about a year and a half and one about 8 months. I have a question I’m hoping you can help me with. Any advice would be most welcome: The baby (Morfydd) began limping several days ago. …

Degenerative Myelopathy and Neuro Conditions

Degenerative Myelopathy and Neuro Conditions Question from the vet pain assn. board: Does anyone have any recommendations regarding treatments for a 14 year old Husky with Degenerative Myelopathy? So far, the only thought I have is a cart. Also, my understanding is these animals are not in significant pain – is this true? Thanks for …

Who is Rehabdeb?

I am Deborah Carroll, “rehabdeb”, and I have a functional rehabilitation practice focused in veterinary medicine. I love working on functional rehabilitation for animals. I have over 35 years’ experience in animal and human sport science, exercise physiology, program design, and nutrition. Rehbdeb is a nickname that others tacked on me early in my career. I …