Stretch Your Dog Safely: Intro
Stretch Your Dog Safely:Introduction
Anthony Woerner, PTA, CCRP
DogTread Canine Fitness Advisor
Most people understand how important it is, but often don’t feel comfortable doing it because they feel they will hurt their dog, or don’t understand some basic principles. To learn how to incorporate more flexibility exercises with your dog, join DogTread Canine Fitness Advisor, Anthony Woerner, as he demonstrates a full body Canine Stretching program and provides useful tips for a safe stretch.
Anthony has developed canine training programs to bring your dog to the next level of fitness. Combining his in-depth knowledge from working with both human and animal patients, he has achieved an excellent understanding of structure and movement.
His varied experience began with training sporting dogs in eastern Washington State, then went on to spend eleven years working as a Level A dog team with “Whiskey” at Deer Valley Ski Resort, and as a Wasatch Backcountry Rescue dog evaluator, mentor, and tester.
His path to animal rehab continued while working in human outpatient orthopedics at MountainTop Physical Therapy in Park City. He specializes in treating Park City’s vigorous and athletic people, with his goal to return them back to their active lifestyle. While working there, he studied canine rehabilitation and went on to attend the University of Tennessee Veterinary School where he achieved the Certification of Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner.