The Sanctuary Canine Health and Fitness Fair Just Dog Gone Fun
Ocala, FL (November 20, 2012) – The Canine Health and Fitness Fair, held at the Sanctuary Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Center on November 3rd, was a barking success! Over 250 people and 150 dogs were able to see and experience all of The Sanctuary’s sports therapy equipment that is available for canine athletes. Visitors participated in dog sports demos, attended mini-clinics and seminars, and the Doggie Pool Party was packed all day.
The two all-breed health clinics were a huge success with over 100 dogs attending one or both of these beneficial clinics. The Canine Eye Registry Foundation (CERF) / Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA) Eye Testing Clinic was facilitated by Caryn Plummer, DVM, DACVO. Dr. Plummer is a native Floridian and a 2002 graduate of the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, where she is now an Assistant Professor and Service Chief. The OFA Heart Testing Clinic was facilitated by board-certified cardiologist, Herbert Maisenbacher VMD, DACVIM. Dr. Maisenbacher is currently a cardiology faculty member at the University of Florida.
The Sanctuary offers their canine clients the best in pain management, wound healing, weight management, joint pain and muscle soreness treatments, exercise and conditioning. Their state of the art, 50,000 square foot facility provides services such as hyperbaric oxygen therapy, an Aqua Pacer water treadmill, a swimming pool, P3 electromagnetic pulse therapy, Solarium, Pegasus Therapy laser, and customized recovery programs.
The Sanctuary Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Center’s main campus is located at 5590 NW Hwy 225 in Ocala, Florida, and guests of the Canine Health and Fitness Fair guests had the opportunity to visit the 30-acre, state-of-the-art, multi-million dollar rehabilitation and conditioning facility that features the most advanced conditioning and rehab equipment available in the world today. For more information on the Sanctuary Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Center visit www.sanctuaryequinerehab.com.
Brenda McDuffee (General Manager)
The Sanctuary Equine Sports
Therapy & Rehabilitation Center