This textbook for Feline Massage Program includes Feline Massage History, Cat Anatomy & Physiology and body systems, their structure and function. Also Practical Massage Strokes & Techniques,... More > the mechanics of the massage techniques needed for cats, massage patterns for relaxation and special populations.
A cat that has received bodywork with any regularity from a young age will be easy to handle. Cats respond more obviously than any other animal to Touch. In addition Feline abdominal massage assists in dispersion of hairballs and in preventing urinary tract problems. If your best friend has been declawed, regular manipulation of the feet is extremely beneficial. Passive motion work is a necessity for the all-too-common fat cat, and for the active Feline Competitor body and energy work supports Winning.< Less