To let everyone share in our excitement in their improvement, we thought we would
highlight the great progress some animals
Tara arrived on a blanket.
But just at the moment the injection was about to be made, Sue told the vet “She got up in the middle of the night for a few minutes”. Donal, the vet said “That changes everything!” and recommended treatment by Vav. Unfortunately, Vav was booked solid for several days and couldn't see Tara as quickly as Donal wanted. When he heard this from Tara's owners, he phoned Vav and twisted her arm: “She needs treatment NOW!”.
Tara is a 12 year-
Because she couldn't walk, Mick carried Tara in to see Vav on a blanket. Vav assessed Tara chiropractically, and found her pelvis was out of alignment and several lumbar vertebrae were too.
Three hours later, Tara was up and walking around fast -
Three days later, Tara was squatting to pee and poo, and eating normally -
Then Tara overdid it, started limping and needed more treatment. This can happen
to animals of all sizes, if their temperament makes them too enthusiastic when they
begin to feel better. Joints that have been treated can take some weeks to fully
regain normal strength, and can misalign again if over-
Four months later, Tara came for a check-