Animal Massage – Workshops Senior Dogs

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Massage Class – About Our Senior Dogs*:

Our Senior Dogs have different massage needs than younger animals

Massage Benefits to Your Senior Dog*:

  • stimulates the release of endorphins
  • can lower the amount of cortisol (a stress hormone) in the blood
  • eliminates waste and toxins
  • increases your dog’s mobility by reducing stiffness and can help your dog move about more easily
  • improves muscle tone and can replace some of the exercise that your dog isn’t able to do anymore
  • can reduce blood pressure

Workshop are:

  • Fun
  • Easy to learn
  • Enjoyable
  • Good bonding experience

Benefits to You:

  • strengthens the bond between you and your dog
  • you will be able to detect potential health issues early (tumors, swelling, sore spots, injuries, or painful areas)
  • you will be able to feel changes in your pet’s the skin and hair
  • you will notice behavioral changes, and
  • vet visits can go more smoothly


  • Your dog must be people/pet friendly
  • Vet Approval Form-Massage is required for all senior dogs and those dogs under your vet’s care for a “current” medical condition; please call Jean (310) 370-9241 to discuss)*
  • Pre-reading must be completed before class (will be emailed to you after registration)

Workshop includes:

  • Small classes (10 people/dogs or less)
  • Initial Workshops (2 hours)
  • Follow-up class (1 hour) (scheduled within one month)
  • Step-by-step e-book emailed

Senior Workshops Rates:


Register Early: $100

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Have a dog that is not people/pet friendly? Why not take Independent class instruction:

If you prefer the time devoted to just you and your pet, this is a one-on-one class. You will receive all the information given as listed in the above group workshop, but given one-on-one.

One-on-One: Rate: $225

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*Important Workshop Information:

  • This Relaxation Massage Workshop is not a certification course for you to become a “small animal massage therapist”
  • The workshop is designed (i) solely to relax your pet, (ii) for your pet’s enjoyment and (iii) help you bond with your pet
  • The object of the class is to empower you to play a more informed roll in your pet’s physical and emotional well-being, and
  • This will only be accomplished if you regularly massage your dog

You are your pet’s first and best defense against illness and disease

Want to know how to get class for free?
This is how: Get at least five friends to take class with you and you get class for free. (All pet parents’ dogs must fit criteria and have registered for class.)