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Why Choose a Chartered Physiotherapist  and Veterinary Physiotherapist?

Chartered Physiotherapists and Veterinary Physiotherapists:

  • train full-time for a minimum of three years to gain a Bsc Honours in Human Physiotherapy

  • undertake a further 2-3 years post graduate training to specialise in treating animals

  • have excellent knowledge of anatomy and biomechanics allowing them to treat a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions of muscles, nerves, joints, tendons and ligaments

  • are uniquely placed to offer assessment and treatment of horse and rider

  • they are governed by the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Animal Therapy (ACPAT)

  • obliged to maintain professional and public liability insurance cover

  • they work only with veterinary consent and liaise closely with your Veterinary team to ensure optimum care for your animal

For further information look at the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Animal Therapy (ACPAT) website: