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Pet Chiropractic Services

At Grand Avenue Veterinary Hospital in West Des Moines, IA, we understand the importance of comprehensive care for your beloved pets.

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Pet Chiropractic Services in West Des Moines, IA

We are thrilled to provide chiropractic care for pets in order to treat a range of musculoskeletal conditions and enhance general health.
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What are Pet Chiropractic Services?

Pet chiropractic services involve the manual manipulation of the spine and joints to alleviate pain, improve mobility, and enhance the body’s natural healing process. This non-invasive approach focuses on restoring proper alignment, reducing inflammation, and promoting optimal nervous system function.

Benefits of Pet Chiropractic Care

Pain Relief: Pet chiropractic care can provide effective relief from pain associated with conditions such as arthritis, hip dysplasia, and intervertebral disc disease. By realigning the spine and joints, we can alleviate pressure on nerves and reduce discomfort.

Enhanced Performance: For working or athletic animals, maintaining peak physical condition is essential. Pet chiropractic care can help optimize performance by ensuring proper spinal alignment and addressing any biomechanical imbalances that may hinder agility and strength.

Improved Mobility: Many pets experience restricted mobility due to musculoskeletal issues. Through gentle adjustments, pet chiropractic services can enhance your range of motion, allowing your furry friend to move more comfortably and engage in their favorite activities.

Holistic Approach: Our pet chiropractic services complement traditional veterinary care, providing a holistic approach to wellness. By addressing the root cause of musculoskeletal issues, we support overall health and longevity for your pet.

When to Consider Pet Chiropractic Care

Pet chiropractic services may be beneficial for animals experiencing a range of symptoms, including:

  • Difficulty standing up or walking
  • Limping or favoring one side
  • Stiffness or reluctance to move
  • Behavioral changes, such as aggression or irritability
  • Chronic pain or recurrent injuries

If you notice any of these signs in your pet, it’s essential to seek veterinary attention promptly. Our experienced team can assess your pet’s condition and determine whether pet chiropractic care is appropriate for their needs.

At Grand Avenue Veterinary Hospital, we’re committed to providing compassionate care tailored to your pet’s individual needs. Our pet chiropractic services offer a natural, drug-free approach to improving mobility, relieving pain, and enhancing overall quality of life. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can support your pet’s health and well-being.

Pet Chiropractic Services By Dr. Emily Gearig

Emily Gearig