Acupuncture is the insertion of specialized needles into specific points on the body to stimulate the flow of energy forces that nourish tissues, stimulate blood flow, and enhance body systems. Veterinary Acupuncture dates back thousands of years when it was first used to treat horses. There have been countless studies since to shed light on how and why it works, and it continues to be an area of current research as more and more benefits are discovered.
Acupuncture is primarily sought for musculoskeletal problems such as disc disease and arthritis, but it can be used to treat a number of issues including gastrointestinal diseases, cardiac and respiratory issues, allergy and behavioral issues, as well as improved quality of life for our geriatric or chronically ill pets, and more.
In addition to Standard Needle Acupuncture, we offer specialized Acupuncture treatments that can help with certain maladies including: