Jackie Leftwich BSc MSc AMC MMCA FRCC (Animal)
Chiropractor [McTimoney/STR/IAVC] (Qualified to treat humans and animals)
Registered with GCC and RAMP
Telephone: 07738 110570
E-mail: info@watersidechiropractic.co.uk

Posts Tagged ‘human-animal relationships’

Merry Christmas 2017! Looking forward to 2018! News from 2016/17 – what’s been happening at Waterside Chiropractic since the last blog!

December 06, 2017  |   Canine Chiropractic,Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

I'm aware that it has been quite some time since a blog has been posted on this site!  Apologies to all! 2016 and 2017 were manic! Not only was it quite full on with chiropractic appointments, in 2016, Jackie decided to further her animal chiropractic skills by undertaking and passing the International Academy of Veterinary Chiropractic’s (IAVC) post-graduate diploma which involved over 210 hours of lectures and many hours of homework and case studies, learning a new ...

Winter 2015/16 Update on Waterside Chiropractic Sponsorships

March 01, 2016  |   Canine Chiropractic,Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts,Testimonials   |     |   Comments Off

Following a fabulous 2015, Waterside Chiropractic sponsored equine and canine clients, Jessica Sedgwick & Harvey and Emma Priest & Foxi had a bit of time ‘off’ over the Winter.  However, they have not been idle during that time! There were many highs and lows for Jess and Harvey during the second half of 2015.  Harvey jumped beautifully at Hickstead in August and won his class at the Endurance Inter-Regional Competition at Cranwich, Norfolk a couple of ...

Canine Alabama Rot or Cutaneous Renal Glomerular Vasculopathy (CRGV) Update

January 17, 2016  |   Canine Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

Firstly Happy New Year to all Waterside Chiropractic Clients!  The days are starting to get longer and we are looking forward to Summer.  Not that we are wishing the days away, but after all the recent rain which has turned most places into muddy quagmires, we are definitely seeking some sun and decent weather!  It has been very mild over the recent 'Winter' months, which may be a contributing factor to the number of incidences ...

Waterside Chiropractic Summer 2015 Update

July 13, 2015  |   Canine Chiropractic,Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

Where is the year going to?!  I can hardly believe that we are into July already.  Looking back, it is some months since I have updated the website and added a blog, but that is just testament to how busy it has been here at Waterside Chiropractic throughout the last six months.  In fact, the diary has been so busy, I have to block out time to ensure that I have time to spend with ...

Winter 2014/15 Updates on Waterside Chiropractic Sponsorships

March 21, 2015  |   Canine Chiropractic,Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts,Testimonials   |     |   Comments Off

Following the flurry of excitement last Summer, Waterside Chiropractic sponsored equine and canine clients, Jessica Sedgwick & Harvey and Emma Priest & Foxi had a few months 'off' over the Winter.  However, they have not been idle during that time! Emma writes "Foxi had 3 months off from agility after her last show at Chippenham in October, she is never particularly pleased with the enforced break but I believe it does both of us the world ...

News & Update from Waterside Chiropractic…what a Summer it has been!

September 14, 2014  |   Canine Chiropractic,Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts,Testimonials   |     |   Comments Off

Well, what a summer it has been! In fact, it has been so busy here at Waterside Chiropractic this year that it has been hard to keep on top of everything and so some admin tasks have taken a back seat, including the (semi!) regular posts on the Waterside Chiropractic blog!  Finally we are coming up for air here at Waterside Farm and this is what we have been up to over 2014 and since our ...

Tips from Waterside Chiropractic to Help Your Dog Enjoy a Happy Healthy Summer

June 30, 2014  |   Canine Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

Here comes Summer and the weather is hotting up!  It's a great time to spend outside with your dog.  However, together with the fun and enjoyment that the long days and sunshine bring, also comes some challenging aspects for your dog to deal with.  Our furry friends do not tolerate the sun and heat like we do.  Here are some tips from Waterside Chiropractic to help keep your dog healthy and happy during the hot ...

How to Improve Your Horse’s Learning and Attention: a study of the effects of grooming or food rewards

March 23, 2014  |   Equine Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

I have just come across this interesting article from Frontiers in Psychology on the effects of grooming or food rewards during training of horses.  The study looks at the visual attention of the horse towards its trainer; the hypothesis being that depending on whether food or grooming is used as a reward, this will determine the level of attention that the horse will direct towards the trainer and consequently, result in improved learning performances. The ...