Course Descriptions

ZOO 110, Canine Massage

This course will focus on the benefits of massage to overall canine health. Students will explore techniques to develop a clear, introductory understanding of canine muscle function. This course will also focus on the min massage techniques used to bring about canine relaxation, increased oxygenation, pain relief, and joint flexibility. Additionally, students will be introduced to common canine diseases, post massage considerations, and common muscle imbalances and abnormalities.

40 Clock Hours / 3 Qtr. Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: Swedish Massage, Kinesiology, A&P, and/or instructor approval