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🐴🐶🐮Welcome to the World of Fauna Vet Physio🐴🐶🐮

Who are we and What are we about?

Welcome to the FVP (Fauna Vet Physio) blog, we can't wait to share our passion for veterinary physiotherapy with you. As we kick off our very first blog post, we would like to introduce ourselves, give you a glimpse of what our business and blog are all about.

Who Are We?

First things first, who are we? I am Saffy, I found FVP in 2019. I am deeply passionate about improving the well-being and quality of life of animals through non-invasive, evidence based and holistic therapies. My journey in this field began with a love for animals and a desire to make a positive impact on their lives.

I hold a BSc(hons) in veterinary physiotherapy and continue to expand my skill set and knowledge with additional qualifications and CPD. I am a member of the NAVP and AHPR. I have a wealth of experience working with animals of all shapes and sizes. I see first-hand the incredible difference physiotherapy can make in the lives of animals and I want to share the passion and knowledge I have with you.

What Are We About?

Our mission is simple: we aim to improve the lives of animals, by providing them with the best possible physiotherapy care. We understand that our pets, just like us humans, can face various physical challenges throughout their lives, from the demands of every day life, injury, aging, or specific medical conditions. Fauna Vet Physio is here to offer a helping hand when they need it most. We also feel it is important to keep our performance and working animals comfortable and in the best shape so they can preform at their best, comfortably and for as long as possible.

Our treatments are designed to alleviate pain, enhance recovery, improve mobility, and promote comfort and overall wellness in animals. Whether it's helping a beloved pet recover from surgery or supporting an athlete in peak condition, we are here to provide expert care and support every step of the way.

Here are some of the core values that guide us:

  • Compassion: We treat every animal with the same love and care that we would want for our own pets. Compassion is at the heart of everything we do.

  • Expertise and Knowledge: Our team is constantly staying up-to-date with the latest developments in veterinary physiotherapy. We believe in providing evidence-based treatments that are proven to be effective.

  • Empowerment: We aim to empower pet owners with knowledge and tools to support their animal's health. Education is a key part of our mission. We want you to help us, help them.

  • Holistic and individual Approach: We recognize that each animal is unique, and we take a holistic approach to their care.

  • Team Work: We feel that for your animals to have the best possible care and advice that we need to work with other industry professionals as part of a vet-led team. That's why we are constantly trying to create links with paraprofessionals and vets.

What is Veterinary Physiotherapy?

Veterinary physiotherapy is a specialised science based field that focuses on improving the physical well-being of animals, just like human physiotherapy. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for animals through a combination of hands-on treatments, exercises, and expert guidance.

Veterinary physiotherapy comprises of a number of techniques and modalities, including manual therapies, electrotherapies, other modalities and remedial exercise. It can help animals in all life stages, as well as helping optimise injury recovery, restoring normal function and reducing pain, it can also improve performance, muscle strength and tone, as well as helping improve overall well-being, and can have positive effects on behaviour.

What to Expect from Our Blog

Now that you have met me and know about our core values here's a bit about the blog! We are committed to sharing valuable insights, tips, and information related to veterinary physiotherapy. Our blog will serve as a resource for pet owners, animal enthusiasts, and fellow professionals interested in the field.

Here's a sneak peek of the topics we'll be covering:

The Basics of Vet Physio: We'll start with the fundamentals, what we do. From different modalities and treatment techniques to insider knowledge on anatomy and biomechanics (muscles and movement).

Tips and Tricks: We'll provide practical advice for pet owners on how to support their animals' well-being through exercise, environment and more. Including recovery tips, and preventive care. Prevention is better than cure!

Common Conditions: Learn about the various conditions that can be treated with veterinary physiotherapy, from arthritis to post-operative recovery. Get top tips on how to help and links to useful resources.

Expert Insight: Stay tuned for insightful interviews and guest blog posts with experts in their field, shedding light on the latest advancements and other areas related to musculoskeletal health and general wellbeing.

We hope that you will find our blog interesting and useful!

Thank you for stopping by and getting to know us better. We're excited to embark on this adventure with you and to contribute to the well-being of animals everywhere. If you have any specific topics you'd like us to cover or questions you'd like us to answer, please feel free to reach out. Together, we can make a positive difference in the lives of our animals.

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