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 Canistherapy - Effective Treatment with the Help of Dogs

The beginnings of Canistherapy appeared in the XVIII century, psychiatrists of that time used the dogs for psychological adaptation of the patient. Doctors noticed that people with psychological trauma or injury are much easier to start communication with the creature that has no idea about mental and physical disabilities. Through communication with the dogs these patients opened up, became happier and adapted to society more quicklyNylon Harness for German Shepherd
Later in the XX century, the program has been designed to work with dogs, including such techniques as:
- Therapy using dogs;
- Psychological rehabilitation;
- Human Socialization with with the help of games with a dog;
- Preventive sport exercises. Rottweiler with Small Child

How is Canistherapy Treatment Done
To begin with the child is talked about the dog, shown the photos and movies about it, and then for the child learns to communicate with the dog for a while, using a toy. The next step is to show the animal at a distance, an acquaintance, a story about his habits and character. It is very important for a person to build trust in dog, and only then exercises begin.
The most frequent diagnoses, which are cured with a dog:

increased anxiety;
cerebral palsy;
In bronchial asthma and epilepsy, the dog feels an attack coming and tries to soften a patient falling and an attack itself. Children Playing with Rottweiler 

What breeds are suitable for treatment using Canistherapy.
Whether a dog will be a good doctor depends more not on the breed, but on the nature of the particular individual. There are certain tests that are passed by dogs before training, which determine such factors as:
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It noted during the long-term work that: Cute Bulldogs & Their Owners
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Dog breeds that are not desirable for use in Canistherapy
This group includes breeds of fighting dogs and small dog breeds, due to the fact that they have an unstable psyche.

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