Will I need a vets referral?
Can I claim the cost of hydrotherapy on my pet insurance?
My dog has never swum before, will he be OK?
Can I bring my dog if there is nothing physically wrong with them?
Will my dog lose weight if they are overweight?
Does swimming in the sea or lake have the same effect?
How does Hydrotherapy differ to swimming in a lake?
In open lakes there is often an undercurrent which your dog could get into trouble with, especially if they are already tired.
There is also a risk of pollution and water born disease that could put your dog in danger, in the hydro pool the water is tested regularly and kept warm to ensure that your dog is safe at all times.