Resources for Pet Care & More Information About VRCC
Veterinary rehabilitation and conditioning is a relatively young field and for many pet owners it is unfamiliar. For that reason, we wish to offer recommended links to recent research and other helpful information.
So that you better acquainted with VRCC and our accomplishments in patient care, we also offer you the latest news and case of the month pages. Reading about actual cases can be helpful. All of us respond to "true-life" stories, so please check back each month to read about cats and dogs whose conditions have improved through rehabilitation.
"On several occasions, Dr. Hammel administered acupuncture to help Stone, our aging Black Lab. He was like a babe in her arms and the relaxing effects of the procedure seemed to help his mobility. It was a spa treatment for him with healthful results. "– Chris S.
"When Gracie had her hip surgery, the surgeon referred me to Dr. Hammel for physical rehabilitation to speed her recovery. She steadily improved and now plays just as hard as our puppy! I think she misses her rehab sessions though!"– Patrick H.
"Cody, our 12-year-old German Shepherd, has osteoarthritis and difficulty walking. He has been coming to VRCC for physical rehab and it is helping him tremendously. He feels better, has started playing again, and is now able to go for walks. Cody loves his rehab sessions, especially the underwater treadmill!"– Becca P.
"You can tell that Dr. Hammel cares about each pet and treats them as if they are her own. My dog always feels right at home with VRCC and I love the excellent care she receives there!"– Missy S.