Basic Canine Acupressure for Dog Owners

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  • Study type: Online
  • Starts: Anytime
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Course Description

An introductory online course on how to ease your dog’s pain, stress and common ailments with acupressure. This class is for dog owners and those who work with dogs who want to learn acupressure techniques and theories. (These techniques may be used for humans, cats & horses as well. The point locations are the same!)

Taught by veterinary acupuncturist, herbalist & author Jeanie Mossa MS. L.Ac. owner of Four Paws Acupuncture in Salem MA.

Please note this is not a certification class for professionals.

You will learn:

  • Basic acupressure techniques used to relieve pain, stress and common canine ailments.

  • 18 acupressure points used for dogs with neck, shoulder, elbow, knee, hip and back pain and ailments.

  • Acupressure points for dogs with dementia, incontinence, bladder & kidney ailments & allergies

  • Easy instructions on how to find the acupressure points on a human body and on your dog's.

  • How to apply Chinese liniments topically for pain.

  • Calming tips for dogs with stress and anxiety

  • Traditional Chinese Medicine theory about Qi and the Meridians

  • 12 Meridians and 2 Extra-Ordinary Meridians - their pathways on the body & their functions

  • Basic acupressure theory used for humans and animals

  • Basic canine anatomy

  • Special section detailed information on 14 Meridians, functions, pathways and number of acu-points.

  • Bonus Section: Acupressure and Cats

  • Extra Class: Animal Chakras

  • Extra Class: Treating K9 Cancer with Alternative Medicine

Each section will have graphics, charts and videos on how to locate acupressure points and various massage techniques to use.

Includes PDFs with canine acupressure chart and resources

Expected Outcomes

  1. Basic acupressure and massage techniques to ease your dog's pain, stress and common ailments.
  2. 18 Acupressure points for neck. shoulder, knee and back pain, hip dysplasia,
  3. Acupressure points for incontinence, kidney & bladder problems
  4. Acupressure points to boost the immune system
  5. Acupressure points for elderly dogs with dementia
  6. Basic Traditional Chinese Medicine theories about Qi and Meridians
  7. 12 Meridians & 2 Extra-Ordinary Meridians: Pathways & Functions
  8. Basic Acupressure theory used for humans and animals
  9. Basic canine anatomy
  10. Easy technique to find acupressure points on the human body & a dog's body
  11. These acupressure techniques may also be used on cats, horses and humans! The point locations are the same.
  12. Basic massage and acupressure techniques for dogs
  13. How to apply Chinese herbal liniments topically to relieve pain
  14. Calming solutions for dogs with stress and anxiety
  15. PLEASE NOTE! This is NOT a professional certification class!