Sunday, September 22, 2019
Adaptogens and nutritive tonic herbs for patient well-being

Adaptogens and nutritive tonic herbs for patient well-being

Learn how these four adaptogens and tonic herbs are a profound choice for achieving balanced well-being in your patients. Balance is the key word with...
Osteopathic approach to the equine thorax

Osteopathic approach to the equine thorax

There are many reasons why a horse may have restrictions in his thorax. As osteopaths, we know that immobility in one area can certainly...
Integrative approach to diarrhea in the equine

Integrative approach to diarrhea in the equine

Diarrhea is common in horses, and can be stubborn to treat. Alternative therapies offer a safe and effective way to resolve the problem. The...
strategies for building and maintaining equine health

Strategies for building and maintaining equine health

The practice of veterinary medicine has changed dramatically in the 35 years since I graduated from veterinary school. Today, clients seek information from all...
shockwave therapy for animals

Shockwave therapy

This non-invasive modality can successfully treat a range of orthopedic and soft tissue problems in animals. Though most commonly used for horses, shockwave therapy...
Equine Protozoal Myelitis (EPM)

Treatment protocol for Equine Protozoal Myelitis (EPM)

Equine Protozoal Myelitis (EPM) has been around since the 1960s in the US. It’s caused by two protozoal parasites. Sarcocystis neurona is the most...
integrating essential oils for skin care

Integrating essential oils for skin care

The natural chemistry of these 12 essential oils makes them ideal for use in the management of healthy skin for our animal patients. Most abnormal...
otitis media in dogs

Western botanicals for treating otitis media in animals

Unlike conventional drugs, herbs and other botanicals make resistance nearly impossible for even the nastiest pathogens, and are effective weapons against the bacteria and...
EHM in horses

An integrative approach to Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy (EHM)

A look at what is currently known about EHM – a neurologic manifestation of the EHV-1 virus – along with integrative therapies for its...
equine laminitis

Taking an integrative perspective with laminitis

Understanding how an integrative approach can be used to diagnose and successfully treat laminitis. Laminitis is a frustrating disease commonly encountered by equine practitioners. In...