This article was featured in the American Animal Hospital Association Trends Magazine, January 2013.
In the past few years, I’ve migrated my work from human massage therapy into that of an animal massage therapist.
After receiving my bachelor’s degree in education, I practiced human massage therapy for 20 years. During that time, I also taught massage therapy for the Community College of Denver and wrote a massage therapy program for Arapahoe Community College and Denver Career College.
My massage experience has taken me from working with a spinal cord and traumatic brain injury patients at Craig Hospital in Denver to owning a day spa in Littleton, Colo.
I grew up around horses and dogs, and…