Gulf Coast Animal Rehabilitation & Fitness, also known as GCARF, offers a range of physical therapy services that help pets to recover from injuries and surgeries. It provides rehabilitative services that increase joint motion, decrease pain and inflammation, restore balance and endurance, and improve body composition, muscle strength and coordination. Gulf Coast Animal Rehabilitation & Fitness accepts referrals from primary veterinarians and surgeons. It utilizes electrical stimulation, laser and therapeutic ultrasound and exercise equipment, as well as underwater treadmills. Gulf Coast Animal Rehabilitation & Fitness is operated by Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, which is a multipractice center that was founded in 1988 and offers specialized care services for pets.