A practice-oriented pocket atlas on how to treat pets with acupuncture Skillfully
integrating traditional concepts of Chinese medicine with clinical experience
and modern scientific research, Acupuncture for Dogs and Cats brings together
all current information in one convenient book. Its pocket atlas format, highlighted
by hundreds of full-color photographs and supporting text, makes it ideal as
a quick, user-friendly reference in the clinic or training program.
- A handy double-page spread designed for fast retrieval of information--on the left, concise text describes the effects, indications, localization, technique, and depth of insertion for each acupuncture point; on the right, high-quality photographs demonstrate all concepts
- A comprehensive discussion of all acupuncture points on all channels ensures that you have full mastery of the field
- A complete introduction to the principles of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), the channel network, TCM diagnostics, point selection, and point categories provide a strong foundation in the concepts of veterinary acupuncture
The only book to focus solely on acupuncture for small animals, this handy, pocket-size atlas is unique in the field. It offers a wealth of practical knowledge and a pictorial reference for veterinarians, animal acupuncturists, students, and trainees whose goal is to provide the highest level of treatment to the animals in their care.
Dr. Christina Matern, DVM, CertVA
Founding Director of German Veterinary Acupuncture Society e.V., Idstein, Germany (Author)