Hydrotherapy Taster Day

2 Day Dog Trainer Course

Are you interested in a Career as an Animal Hydrotherapist?

We are delighted to offer taster days, the day is aimed to provide hands-on experience in both the pool and water treadmill as well as gaining an understanding the water management/treatments that are carried out daily to ensure that the water is both safe and hygienic for clients and staff. Over the course of the day we will also be looking at some case studies and conditions that are often referred over for hydrotherapy to give people a better understanding of what/why and how an animal hydrotherapist works.

And, we refund the taster day fees in full should you decide to enrol on the Level 3 Diploma in Small Animal Hydrotherapy!


The Hydrotherapy Taster day includes:

  • Overview of clinical cases that are regularly treated
  • Water management demonstration / practical
  • Health and Hygiene
  • Gait assessment
  • Observation of pool with appropriate clients / staff dogs
  • Basic bath and dry techniques
  • Observation of treatment


Oxfordshire, Chepstow, Aberdeen, Witney       

Newcastle (Treadmill only, no pool)

Hydrotherapy Taster Day

2 Day Dog Trainer Course

Animal Courses Direct accepts no liability or responsibility for practical placements advertised on our website; placements are carried out entirely at the user's own risk and students are required to sign our waiver form and obtain their own travel insurance. Where a deposit is requested, this is non refundable. Students are required to pay course fees in full prior to attending the practical placement. Practical placement dates may change and are subject to availability, please see our T&Cs.