Canine Massage

We're proud to offer therapeutic canine massage sessions every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Please call
The Grand Lake Veterinary Hospital (5 10-350-8538 ) to see if your dog can benefit from massage with Victoria!

​​Victoria Tugwell

Victoria became a qualified veterinary nurse with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons UK in 1987, and studied Canine Rehabilitation at the Canine Rehab Institute and Holistic Veterinary Medicine at the Chi Institute Florida. 

 Her passion and curiosity for muscle energetics, movement, and healing began in 2007 when she participated in a 250 hour Equine Massage Training, she continued her studies in various modalities for both people and animals.  She has been fascinated with the Five Element Theroy of Chinese Medicine, continuing  her studies with  Advanced Acupressure ( Five Element Theroy) with Kathleen Davis, Jason Frye, Carl Johns, and Michael Gach; Energetic and Intuative Healing with Alice Hiatt, and Reiki at the Acupressure Institute Berkeley. 

She has also studied Canine Body Work at, Equine Acupressure with Dianna Thompson, and Animal Acupressure at The Tall Grass Animal Acupressure Institute.

When she is not working, Victoria enjoys spending time with her family and their dogs, Poppy and Ziggy.  She enjoys coaching Track and Field 2nd-8th Grade, and participates in varoius sporting activites.