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-inflammatiory
  • Improved blood circulation in deeper tissue layers
  • Relaxation of the muscles
  • Regeneration
  • Faster wound healing


Indications for wIRA

  • Pain treatment
  • Arthroses
  • Shock
  • Degenerative diseases
  • Chronic recurrent pain syndromes
  • Injuries (wounds, strains)
  • Muscle tension
  • Bronchitis
  • Feline upper respiratory tract disease

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


wIRA in horse therapy