Carly Ingham, AdvDipHydroSA

Company Director & Board member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association (CHA)

Carly Ingham
  • ABC Level 5 Small Animal and Canine Hydrotherapist and Rehabilitation Therapist
  • ABC Level 3 Small Animal and Canine Hydrotherapist
  • ABC Level 3 Diploma in The Disorders Of The Canine Stifle Joint
  • Canine first aider
  • Member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association (CHA) and IRVAP Member

Carly is passionate about offering high quality rehabilitation treatment to dogs so they can enjoy their life, whether they are a loved pet, a companion or a top athletic dog. Carly has personal experiences with managing dogs with hip related problems and competing sporting dogs. Her first priority is always the dogs and she really does have a true passion for them. Carly first qualified in her Level 3 Certificate in Small Animal and Canine Hydrotherapy in 2014, this covered topics in:

  • Management of medical conditions in hydrotherapy
  • Management of common orthopaedic conditins in hydrotherapy
  • Administering hydrotherapy treatment in small animals
  • Assessing and checking an animals suitability for hydrotherapy
  • Anatomy and Physiology for small animals
  • Small animal first aid
  • Water management
  • Professional practice and principles of hydrotherapy

Carly’s love of learning led her on to completing her ABC Level 5 Small Animal and Canine Hydrotherapy certificate in 2016. This is the highest certificate available for Hydrotherapists. Topics covered included:

  • Animal aquatic therapies and hydrotherapy
  • Assessment, functional anatomy and biomechanics in the musculoskeletal, orthopaedic and neurological patient
  • Advanced aquatic and hydrotherapy treatment techniques
  • Pain management, in-patient care and underwater treadmill techniques
  • Advanced treatment techniques in the complex clinical patient
  • Professional, business and water management

Carly understands that animal rehabilitation is a fast growing industry, with Veterinary research and treatments continually advancing. This is why Carly continues to commit to advancing her skills through relevant CPD throughout the year.