Kinesiology Taping for Dogs

The Complete Guide to Taping for Canine Health and Fitness                                         

 

by Katja Bredlau-Morich (Author) *

Do-it-yourself physical therapy techniques for keeping your dog happy, active, and pain-free now and for years to come.

Kinesiology taping on humans is now commonplace it is widely used by physical therapists, chiropractors, and personal trainers. The idea behind taping is that it provides incredible support and stabilization of ligaments and tendons while simultaneously stretching and flexing like a “second skin to allow full range of motion. It can also activate or relax muscles, depending on its application.

 

Taping is now also being successfully applied to other animals. Canine and equine physiotherapist Katja Bredlau-Morich, author of Kinesiology Taping for Horses, is a pioneer in bringing the method to the dog world. She believes that dogs can benefit hugely from taping techniques, and even better, dog owners and trainers can learn practical steps to using kinesiology tape themselves. In her terrific guidebook, Bredlau-Morich provides the ultimate reference for understanding both the uses of kinesiology tape and its numerous canine applications. With hundreds of color photographs and step-by-step instructions for the do-it-yourselfer, her book explains the following forms of kinesiology taping:

  • Muscle
  • Scar
  • Fascia

In addition, numerous case studies demonstrate how taping can change a dogs life, keeping him a happy, active, pain-free companion for years to come.

Publisher : TRAFALGAR SQUARE; 1. Edition (6. October 2020)

Language : English

Paperback : 160 Pages

ISBN-10 : 1646010221

ISBN-13 : 978-1646010226

Dimensnions : 16.51 x 1.27 x 24.13 cm

Price: €29,95

Kinesiology Taping for Horses

The Complete Guide to Taping for Equine Health, Fitness and Performance  

by Katja Bredlau-Morich (Author) *

Kinesiology taping on human athletes is all the rage: widely used by physical therapists, chiropractors, and personal trainers, we see it on Olympians, runners, basketball players—on amateurs and professionals. The idea behind taping is that it provides incredible support and stabilization of ligaments and tendons while simultaneously stretching and flexing like a “second skin” to allow full range of motion. It can also activate or relax muscles, depending on its application. Our equine athletes can benefit hugely from taping techniques, and this terrific guidebook provides the ultimate reference for understanding both the uses of kinesiology tape and its numerous applications. With hundreds of color photographs and step-by-step instructions for the do-it-yourselfer, equine physiotherapist Katja Bredlau-Morich explains the following forms of kinesiology taping:

  • Muscle
  • Lymphatic
  • Scar
  • Fascia
  • Space
  • Hematoma
  • Stabilization
  • Tendon
  • Cross

In addition, numerous case studies demonstrate how taping can change your horse's life, keeping him pain-free and performing his best for years to come.

Publisher : Trafalgar Square; 1. Edition (15. February 2018)

Language : English

Paperback : 147 Pages

ISBN-10 : 1570768617

ISBN-13 : 978-1570768613

Dimension : 16.51 x 1.27 x 24.13 cm

Price: €19,95



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*About the author: 

 

Katja Bredlau-Morich received certification in animal health from the Institut für Tierheilkunde in Viernheim, Germany. She is certified in kinesiology taping of horses by the Maia-Medical Group, Germany, and by Equi-Tape® in the United States, and has provided physiotherapy and taping services for horses in both countries. She currently lives in Rodgau, Germany, where she operates Horse-Wellness, LLC.