Services

During our massage session, we will provide your canine with the appropriate comfort and care necessary to improve health and communication. Our session will include low-stress handling and positive reinforcement so that your canine is comfortable and safe.

In case of any injury or continuing conditions, we will consult and refer to your veterinarian for the wellness of your canine companion.

Benefits:

  • Immune stystem
  • Behavior training
  • Anxiety and stress reduction
  • Circulation
  • Range of motion
  • Hospice and palliative care
  • Lymphatic and post surgical
  • Touch training
  • Post event recovery
  • Improves range of motion

Types of Massage

Relaxation Massage

Touch Training

Sports Massage

Post-Surgical Massage

Palliative & Hospice Care

Hours of Operation

Appointments are available on Thursdays in Melrose Park from 6-8pm. Home visits are scheduled by appointment on Saturdays from 8am-3pm. Please review the calendar to schedule an appointment. Additional times and locations coming soon!

Pricing

  • THURSDAY EVENINGS: For Your K9 (Melrose Park) 6-8pm
  • 60 Minute Consultation | $80*
  • 60 Minute Massage | $70*
  • 30 Minute Massage | $40*
  • 1-20 Minute Massage | $1 a minute plus $5
  • SATURDAY: House Calls 8am – 3pm
  • 60 Minute Consultation | $90*
  • 60 Minute Massage | $80*
  • 30 Minute Massage | $50*
  • Group Rate | Contact for Pricing

*Payment is due in full at the time of treatment and that appointments not cancelled at least 24 hours in advance will be billed at half the standard fee.Travel fees may apply to house call visits. Pet parent is required to provide proof of discount, prior to attending session.

Promotions

Purchase Five 60 or 30 Minute Massage Sessions, Get One FREE!

20% Discount for Service Animals

10% Discount for Military Service Members

Refer a Friend and get $10 OFF your next session

Our success is a reflection of your success!

I can’t speak enough about the benefits I witnessed with the routine massages my 3 pugs had with Jesse. Lunchbox who suffers from a degenerative spinal issue got massaged on a regular basis and I believe that to be the main reason why he is so functional after 3 years with his disorder. Drifter who suffered from severe arthritis moved so much better and in much less pain after each session. I would highly recommend Jesse to anyone! He has always taken care of my dogs and showed them nothing but love and respect. If it weren’t for relocating out of state I would be a regular client.

Jen S.

Jesse N.

Nationally Board Certified Canine Massage Therapist (NBCAAM)
Reiki Practitioner

Jesse trained through the Chicago School of Canine Massage; completing Level One and Level Two.  He is Nationally Certified in Canine Massage through the National Certification Board for Animal Acupressure and Massage; the highest level of regulated certification. He formerly served as Program Manager, Instructor, and Professional Therapist for the Chicago School of Canine Massage.  Jesse is also an attuned Reiki Practitioner for humans and canines.  He volunteers in numerous Chicagoland rescue organizations, assisting as an adoption counselor, foster, canine massage therapist, and graphic/web designer.  In addition, he has years of experience within a veterinary hospital facility.  Jesse is also certified in Pet CPR and First Aid through PetTech. He enjoys serving dogs by offering comforting and corrective care, as well as, palliative and hospice care, by implementing anatomical, kinesiological, behavioral, and intuitive knowledge.  In his down time, Jesse enjoys hiking with his beloved dog, Freya.

Canine Massage Certification

  • National Board Certification for Canine Massage (NBCAAM)
  • Chicago School of Canine Massage (Level One and Level 2)

Reiki Certification

Level 2 Usui Reiki Practitioner

CPR & First Aid

PetTech CPR/First Aid Certification through 10/2017

Insurance

Insured through Hands-on Trade

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Clients

My favorite marshmallow named mojo didn't want his massage to end. Love this cutie pie, he is a real character. #LoveMyLife #LoveMyJob #DogMassage #caninemassage #Massage #Pitbull #Mojo #DogsOfChicago #DogsOfInstagram #calmingpaws
It's always a pleasure to massage one of my best friends. Grover is a major love bug and all-around awesome athlete. Love this dog #LoveMyJob #LoveMyLife #grover #caninemassage #DogMassage #DogsOfInstagram #DogsOfChicago #pitbull
My handsome buddy Doug came in for A massage tonight. He is the master of all things cute. #LoveMyJob #LoveMyLife #Dog #CanineMassage #DogMassage #BorderCollie #DogsOfChicago #DogsOfInstagram
Had a wonderful session with this cutie pie. Miss Sophie @sunniesonsophie is the peanut butter queen and a cute wiggle worm! #massagetherapist #dogmassage #caninemassage #lovemylife #lovemyjob #chicago #dogsofchicago #dogsofinsta #massage #calmingpaws
Massage therapist life. Welcome to the land of magic fingers my friends! #lovemyjob #lovemylife #caninemassage #dogmassage #massagetherapist
Love this dynamic duo! I was so excited to work on Buddy as it's been awhile since he has received a professional massage . And of course my pal Grover is always and ham and pure joy. #lovemylife #lovemyjob #pitbull #massagetherapist #caninemassage #dogmassage #massagetherapist #dogsofchicago #dogsofig
Miss Audrey came in for a tuneup. This beautiful tripod is a real character and joy to work on. #massagetherapist #dogsofchicago #dogmassage #calmingpaws #caninemassage #massagetherapist #pitbull #lovemyjob #lovemylife
Miss floppy eared Cha Cha got a yummy massage. This girlfriend needs maintenance to keep her moving and comfortable. #caninemassage #lovemylife #lovemyjob #dogsofinsta #dogmassage #dogsofchicago #massagetherapist #germanshepherd
Worked on my buddy Doug tonight. Poor guy is recovering from a shoulder injury and needed some TLC. #dogsofchicago #calmingpaws #caninemassage #dogmassage #massage #massagetherapist #dogsofinsta #doug #bordercollie #lovemyjob #lovemylife
Had a great time massaging dogs @petpeoplestores for Audrey's birthday bash. This is Gracie and she's available for adoption through the @k9enrichmentinitiative #calmingpaws #lovemylife #lovemyjob #caninemassage #dogsofchicago #massage #dogmassage #dogsofchicago #volunteer #grace #pitbullsofinstagram
Had a great time massaging dogs @petpeoplestores for Audrey's birthday bash. #calmingpaws #lovemylife #lovemyjob #caninemassage #dogsofchicago #massage #dogmassage #dogsofchicago #volunteer
Had a great time massaging dogs @petpeoplestores for Audrey's birthday bash. #calmingpaws #lovemylife #lovemyjob #caninemassage #dogsofchicago #massage #dogmassage #dogsofchicago #volunteer