Electro Therapy has been used for at least two thousand years.
In Electroacupuncture, acupuncture needles are first placed in appropriate locations on the body.
Then small clips are connected between certain of the needles depending on what action is wanted.
Then an electrical current is turned on and gradually increased to a level felt by the animal but which is not too uncomfortable. ElectroAP duration ranges from 10 to 20 minutes.
The pulsating electrical current stimulation of acupoints can produce a stronger stimulation than dry needles alone, if needed, without causing tissue damage. Strong stimulation may be needed for difficult cases of neuralgia or paralysis.
Especially good results are expected from electro-acupuncture treatment of: