wIRA therapy in veterinary medicine

Heat applications are among the oldest physical-therapeutic procedures and are an integral part of the treatment repertoire of modern medicine.


The name Hydrosun is combined from the terms water and sun. The hydrosun® radiator reproduces the interaction of sun and humid atmosphere. Further information on the wIRA principle can be found here.

wIRA is deeply effective and therapeutically very valuable.


wIRA is felt as mild but intense heat, the skin is not overheated. The deeply penetrating heat without surface stress, no burning or stinging, creates an incomparably intensive therapy. It feels very pleasant for the animal.


Effects of wIRA

  • Pain relief
  • Anti-inflammation
  • Increased blood circulation
  • Relaxation of the muscles
  • Regeneration
  • Faster wound healing


Indications for wIRA

  • Arthroses
  • Degenerative diseases
  • Chronic recurrent pain syndromes
  • Injuries (wounds, strains)
  • Muscle tension
  • Bronchitis

wIRA can be used in combination with manual therapy, osteopathy, matrix rhythm therapy.


Reference for small animals, Germany

Mr. Dr. med.vet. Eugen Schabel



Reference for horse treatments, Germany

Ms. Dr. Christine Heipertz-Hengst



DIPO German Institute for Equine Osteopathy

Ms. Beatrix Schulte-Wien



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