By Jordan David. Animal. Published at Monday, July 16th, 2018 - 13:13:43 PM.
Today we have great demand of an animal caretaker as 80% of the families have a pet. No only limited to pets, we have numerous wildlife sanctuaries, biological parks, zoos, National Park etc. for animals. In order to maintain them we need a proper animal caretaker. As there are thousands of different animals, so as there need to be specialized caretaker for them. A dog care taker cannot deal with a tiger or a lion. This has lead to an increase in the demand of animal caretaker in recent years and is estimated to be more demanded in coming years.
Many studies have been conducted to verify the benefits of massage. For instance, massage has been proven to lower blood pressure, increase appetite and reduce the perceived pain and discomfort of arthritis. For those with aging dogs and cats, animal massage therapy provides one more tool in the management of age-related conditions and helps to improve the quality of their pet’s life. Pet health care has moved beyond the age of grocery-store dog food and once-a-year vaccinations. Today, pet health supplies include vitamins, specialty food and treats, hydrotherapy, acupuncture and chiropractic and, yes, pet massage therapy.
Animal trainers can use certain massage techniques as reinforcement for performed behaviors when food rewards are not safe or effective. Massage can improve nerve function and brain function as well, making training easier. Enrichment involves providing activities to captive animals that stimulate them physically and psychologically and improve their quality of life. Studies indicate that enrichment programs in zoological parks may contribute to the longevity of individual animals and may reduce safety concerns with animals that may become aggressive due to stress or boredom. Massage can be a valuable tool in enrichment programs for many species.
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