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Stretching the Performance Dog


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Author: Dr. Debbie Gross Saunders
Format: DVD, NTSC format
Running Time: 41 minutes
Release Date: 2005

Would you like to improve your dog’s agility performance while helping prevent injuries at the same time? Dogs doing agility and other performance sports need to be treated as athletes. Strength and flexibility are vital. Stretching prepares the body for movement, improving performance on the agility field and aiding in the prevention of common injuries. Learn how to properly stretch your dog from Debbie Gross Saunders, a certified canine rehabilitation practioner with over 13 years of experience. The Stretching the Performance Dog DVD contains instructions for stretching each part of your dog’s body so that you can create a stretching routine to address injuries or weaknesses in your dog. It also contains a complete pre-agility stretching routine that you can use if you want a set routine to follow.

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About the Author
Dr. Debbie Gross Saunders is a certified canine rehabilitation practitioner and licensed physical therapist with more than 16 years of experience in the field of canine rehabilitation. She specializes in the performance dog and owns Wizard of Paws Physical Rehabilitation for Animals, a rehabilitation and physical conditioning center for canines. Dr. Saunders is also a key faculty member at the University of Tennessee’s Certificate Canine Rehabilitation Program, the only university-based canine rehabilitation program. For more information, visit