Integrative Veterinary Medicine and Rehabilitation

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How We Care for Your Animal

Your gift can help an animal feel better.

To make a gift by mail:
Please make check payable to the WSU Foundation and send to:

Kay Glaser
Washington State University
P.O. Box 647010
Pullman, WA  99164-7010

The WSU-VTH Integrative Veterinary Medicine and Rehabilitation service provides a comprehensive medical approach, combining conventional and complementary therapies, to treat small animal patients.

To make an appointment or find out more about the services we offer, please call the WSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital at 509-335-0711.

IVM Services include:

Hydrotherapy (underwater treadmill)
Therapeutic LASER
Nutritional and Herbal Therapies
Thermotherapy (hot and cold)
Electric stimulation – transcutaneous (TENS) and neuromuscular (NMES)
Massage and Manual Therapies
Therapeutic exercise
Therapeutic ultrasound
Weight loss and conditioning


Conditions that can benefit from IVM/Rehabilitation

  • Orthopedic Problems
    • Post-operative conditions (i.e. cranial cruciate surgeries, femoral head ostectomy)
    • Hip and Elbow dysplasia
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Tendinopathies
    • Muscle Strains
  • Neurological Problems
  • Weight Loss
  • Athletic Conditioning
  • Mental Stimulation
  • Chronic disorders and Painful conditions
  • Improved Quality of Life/Hospice Care

Passive Range of Motion Exercises (Physical Therapy) for pets with osteoarthritis and paralyzed pets

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