Kat Ripley Horse & Hound Massage | +1.707.478.1988 | katripley@att.net

Benefits of Massage

Massage is a healing method involving different techniques with many physical as well as physiological benefits. The goal is to reduce mental and physical stress for the horse and dog enhancing the animal’s health and well-being. Massage is also used for competition horses and dogs in the same way it is used by professional human athletes.

  • Improves joint flexibility and range of motion
  • Reduces muscle tension, stiffness, and 
  • soreness
  • Decreases recovery time from training
  • sessions
  • Decreases injury recovery time by increasing
    the flow of nutrients to the muscles
  • Improves circulation with increased oxygen
    ​supply to cells removal of
  • metabolic waste
  • Stimulates neurological activity
  • Decreases blood pressure
  • Stimulates the movement of lymphatic system

Kat offers her services throughout Northern California. Contact Us to learn more and schedule an appointment. 

Photo Courtesy of Marcie

Photo Courtesy of Marcie