David has been training Animal Physiotherapy for over 11 years. Along with his wife Terry, they have bred and shown Australian Shepherds and English Cocker Spaniels for 20 years. David was raised in New Zealand and obtained his physiotherapy degree in Sydney, Australia in 1980. He studied acupuncture in Beijing, China and at the Iniversity of Alberta with the world famous Dr. Aung. The same principles of treatment appy to animals as to Humans. The techniques of manual mobilizations and exercise prescriptions together with modalities, such as ultrasound, restore normal movement and function. David likes to include the owners as part of the therapy team, with instruction on simple effective home exercise techniques.