In Touch, An Introduction to Canine Massage by Julia Penistan is available to download free in pdf / epub format.
Massage my dog??? You bet! In Touch, An Introduction to Canine Massage is for everyone from pet owners who want to connect with their dog, to performance owners who want to maintain their dog between professional sessions. It will help owners and handlers offer a gentle massage, learn how to feel for an injured muscle, and know when to ask for veterinary help. In 126 photographs and very accessible language, this book covers the basics of when and when not to massage, how to read a dog’s body language, find the bony landmarks of the dog’s body, learn a safe massage and apply calming acupressure points. All to help dogs and their people stay In Touch.