What is acupunture?
Acupuncture is a form of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) that has been used for thousands of years to treat animals in China. It can provide a Natural and effective way of healing animals.
Our goal is to create balance within the body, by using tiny needles to encourage the smooth flow of Chi (vital energy). When Chi is is flowing smoothly the body's natural healing mechanisms are able to take affect. Acupuncture is also used to improve the quality of life for pets with chronic and debilitating diseases, by providing natural and effective pain control.
Common illness that it can be helpful for:
- Musculoskeletal diseases
- Neurologic diseases
- Dermatologic conditions
- Kidney disease
- Immunologic disease
- Cancer treatment
- And many more..
We may also recommend herbal prescriptions to compliment the acupuncture treatments.
Because both conventional Western medicine and TCVM have their strengths and weaknesses, we believe in an integrative approach by using each in a complimentary fashion.