News

  • Sneak preview of our NEW training and CPD for 2018

    Tue 14 Nov 2017

    Check out our K9HS facebook page to see the latest taster of our amazing training and CPD programme for 2018. We are so excited to see the release date getting nearer.

    If you are a K9 therapist or hope to move into this area of work, then do have a look at the NEW CPD and training we are offering, there is something for everyone. We are the Professionals that train professionals and have the highest quality CPD specifically designed for you.

    Whether you are starting out and building a solid foundation in canine hydrotherapy by completing the ABC Awards Level 3 Certificate in hydrotherapy for small animals, or hoping to advance your services and progress to the ABC Awards Level 4 Certificate and Level 5 Diploma in Canine Hydrotherapy, we are the gold standard.

    The Level 4 Certificate concentrates on advanced treatment techniques and the Level 5 Diploma will be truly transformational to the services you provide.

    We also offer individual customised Clinical Placements for one to one training, delivered by accredited trainers who are canine Veterinary Physiotherapists specialising in water based physiotherapy (AKA canine hydrotherapy).

    Contact our course Registrar for more information: courses@k9hydroservices.co.uk

  • New Zealand: Accredited International Training

    Sat 11 Nov 2017

    We are super excited to be taking the ABC Awards Level 3 Certificate in hydrotherapy to Auckland, New Zealand in late March 2018 along with the NEW ABC Awards QLS Level 4 Certificate in K9 hydrotherapy treatment techniques. We are launching the NEW Level 4 Certificate in NZ ad then bringing it back to the UK for a summer course.

    It will be fantastic to catch up with great friends from the Royal Veterinary College alumni and to make new friends in NZ. Our shared passion to provide the best therapy service for our canine clients and their owners is a far reaching and powerful bond. K9HS are The Professionals who train professionals and we are delighted to be taking our NEW courses and Pro Forum to the beautiful city of Auckland.

  • NEW Super Fast Track Level 3 Certificate in Hydrotherapy for Small Animals

    Thu 5 Oct 2017

    2018 is going to be an amazing year of choices of high quality training and courses for you!

    Our NEW Super Fast Track ABC Awards Level 3 Certificate in Hydrotherapy for Small Animals starts in January and rolls over throughout the year. We listened to your feedback and agree that you should have choices in your career journey.

    Adding this Super Fast Track course alongside our Fast Track two centred Level 3 Certificate course we provide you with the very best training in canine hydrotherapy.

  • CHA Award to K9HS for outstanding service to the hydrotherapy industry

    Tue 20 Jun 2017

    Barbara’s thanks:

    “Thank you to the CHA and I am deeply honoured and delighted to receive this amazing award. I have been taught well by all the attendees on the ACPAT CK&S courses, the Royal Veterinary College Masters programme in veterinary physiotherapy, the Nottingham Vet School’s PGCert in small animal rehabilitation and the K9HS courses, CPD and placements. It has been a privilege to be a part of each person’s career journey and to have been involved with so many caring owners and wonderful dogs. Imagine what this growing community of canine therapists offering progressive services can achieve! These are such exciting times for the industry, with the CHA leading the way in the hydrotherapy sector. A special thank you to the brilliant K9HS team in supporting a shared vision of best practice for each dog and the belief that you all have a right to choice in your ongoing training and CPD opportunities to advance your practice and skills. Thank you so much to everyone in the CHA for your votes and support of our “animal centred and owner focussed approach.”

  • ABC Awards L3 Certificate Hydro: autumn course 1 place left

    Sun 18 Jun 2017

    We have jut one place left for our autumn level 3 ABC Awards Certificate in hydrotherapy for small animals. We have also opened the Winter L3 Certificate course dates which are now published on the website. Just click on training and courses and then click on L3 Certificate in hydrotherapy. The dates are in the accordion at the bottom of the page for you to view.

    Our course registrar will be delighted to hear from you if you are interested in developing your skills and knowledge in this rewarding sector, its all about working with each dog and owner to offer the best service you can for the dogs in your care. It is the very best job ever!

  • Filming at K9HS: watch this space

    Sat 20 May 2017

    A very busy time in 2017 at K9HS filming some amazing footage to share. Check out what we are up to on our K9HS facebook page and see our facebook live updates

  • 2017 summer ABC Awards L3 Certificate in hydro: 90% full

    Sat 20 May 2017

    The K9HS fast track summer course for the ABC Awards Level 3 Certificate in Hydrotherapy is 90% full and we have opened up the late autumn course due to demand. We offer a very strong practical component where you gain a large range of current treatment techniques that are all about offering the best treatment programme for the dog and supporting the owner.

    This pioneering way of content delivery by specialist veterinary physiotherapists offers you 10 days of intensive “hands on” training, geared to your pace and how you learn best The course is held at two different leading hydrotherapy and rehabilitation centres (5 days at each). We start the online learning programme in August so you are fully prepared for the first placement here is sunny Suffolk.

    For more information please go to Training and Courses and click on Level 3 Certificate to read all you need to know about this qualification, our animal centred approach and the practical training we provide.

  • 2017 spring ABC Awards L3 Certificate in hydrotherapy: Full

    Wed 22 Feb 2017

    The 2017 spring Fast Track ABC Awards level 3 Certificate in hydrotherapy filled up so quickly. This amazing programme is all about helping you develop your skills and knowledge so you can build your practice with support and guidance from the best, to be the best.

    Our course storms ahead of the rest to offer you the most exciting training in small animal hydrotherapy in the UK delivered by specialist veterinary physiotherapists; Barbara Houlding and Maria Johnston and the K9HS team. read more

  • Accredited L5 Diploma in hydrotherapy: 2018 dates soon to be released

    Sun 8 Jan 2017

    The 2018 course dates are soon to be released. We are committed to offering you the very best training at three leading centres so you experience a wide range of current hydrotherapy for the out patient, in patient and athletic dog. We ensure the highest quality of hands on training, one to one teaching and individual support enabling you to further progress your hydrotherapy career.

    Accredited Level 5 Diploma in hydrotherapy for small animals: ABC Awards licenced, certificated & audited

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  • Sophie Green success at K9HS

    Sat 12 Nov 2016

    Sophie, one of our rehab assistants at K9HS has done it! She has just received her ABC Awards Level 3 Certificate in hydrotherapy for small animals and has worked so hard to progress her clinical skills and complete this certificate. Sophie supports our veterinary physiotherapists in our busy clinics where we see complex cases routinely and she really deserves her latest success!