Accredited Level 5 courses in Canine Hydrotherapy

COMING VERY SOON: our new amazingĀ advanced hydrotherapy courses. We are so excited for the launch THIS WEEK and thank you to everyone who has been a part of this fantastic transition. If you wish to be the first to know about the suits of courses coming, please complete the form below and we will send you the information first!


K9HS is an approved ABC Awards centre and offers you:

  • Instructors who are leading veterinary physiotherapists with post graduate awards, specialising in canine hydrotherapy, physiotherapy and rehabilitation and delivering training of the highest calibre
  • Lead instructor isĀ Barbara Houlding, the first UK Accredited Clinical Educator in veterinary physiotherapy (awarded by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy). She designed, delivered and examined the canine component of the ACPAT Core Knowledge and Skills Course. Barbara trained physiotherapists for ten years at the Royal Veterinary College on all aspects of small animal therapy as part of the Masters Course in Veterinary Physiotherapy. She was then Co-Course Director for the Nottingham Veterinary School’s post graduate Certificate in Small Animal Rehabilitation for 4 years
  • Modular components to provide you with choices and flexibility
  • Amazing educational technologies bringing moment by moment practice in advanced clinical skills

Barbara Houlding, K9HS Founder and Principal, is an ACPAT Chartered Physiotherapist and Veterinary Physiotherapist specialising in small animal hydrotherapy, veterinary physiotherapy, rehabilitation, education and training.