Canis Bodyworks LLC

Teaching the Art & Science of Canine Massage Therapy
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What Sets Us Apart From the Rest

Canine massage and bodywork workshops for everyone

Skilled Instructors

Our workshops are taught by experienced leaders in the canine massage/bodywork, behavior, and vet rehabilitation community.

Hands-On Experience

Individualized hands-on learning is crucial when learning to communicate through touch and provide the correct application of techniques.

Build Your Career

Whether you want to boost your career within your existing business or build a brand new career, we're here to help you make that happen.

NBCAAM Member School

Our certification program meets NBCAAM's strict curriculum requirements and prepares students to sit for the national board certification exam in canine massage therapy.

Approved CE Classes

Our classes are approved for continuing education by NBCAAM.  Many of our courses are also RACE-approved and NCBTMB-approved.

Hear About Us From Our Amazing Students!

"I enjoyed the whole thing! The hands-on portions were especially enjoyable, and I liked the dog-free activities we did to engage our sense of touch before putting hands on the dogs." 
Canine massage fundamentals workshop (2018)
"Great instructors and willingness to share/mentor. I feel more motivated to go out in the field and start TALKING!"
business of canine massage and bodywork (2018)
"I learned so much and feel like I've strengthened my skills through this class. Highly recommend Canis Bodyworks!"
Myofascial trigger point therapy (2018)
"The instructors were energetic, motivating, knowledgeable and funny - they clearly care about our journey as students and the integrity of the industry of canine massage!"
Canine massage fundamentals (2018)
Thank you for encouraging me to take the Trust Building workshop. You were right; it is completely different to anything that I thought I knew about dogs, and it really did open my eyes to how we interact with animals. Great class. Fabulous teachers. Loved every minute of it!"
trust & relationship building with dogs (2019)
"It was such a life changing experience and I will definitely be back!"
Trust & relationship building with dogs (2019)
"I continue to be impressed with Canis Bodyworks team's support, positive attitudes, enthusiasm and knowledge." 
Physical Dog (2021)
"Overall, a very positive experience! Came away with practical knowledge and ideas for practicing concepts outside of class. Looking forward to continuing my journey with Canis Bodyworks. Many THANKS!" 
Trust & Relationship Building with Dogs (2021)
"I really enjoyed the information and the instructors are all amazing and welcoming. I tend to get nervous when learning new things and second guess myself and I feel really supported in the environment so thank you. Looking forward to learning more!"
Trust & Relationship Building with Dogs (2021)
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