Episode from the podcastWag Out Loud

Healing Points - How Acupuncture Can Heal Your Dog

Released Wednesday, 10th June 2020
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Welcome Dog Lovers! I’m excited about today’s topic and our guest Dr. Katie Woodley. Dr. Katie Woodley, BVSc, GDVCHM, cVMA, is the proud owner and expert holistic veterinarian of The Natural Pet Doctor. She partners with pet parents to empower them with the necessary tools to help their beloved pets achieve optimal health through acupuncture, herbal medicine, nutritional plans and supplements that work for them. She is a mobile practitioner but also offers telemedicine to work with pet parents who may not have holistic options available where they are to help any and all pets.
Let’s start with what is acupuncture and how does it work?
What’s the difference between acupuncture and acupressure?
Can only veterinarians treat animals with acupuncture?
How do you know what areas of the body to treat?
Do the needles hurt?
What will my dog feel during a treatment?
How long is a typical appointment?
How does acupuncture complement veterinary care?
Is acupuncture only for dogs with physical problems?
What does acupuncture treat?
What are some of the benefits of acupuncture?
Are there any side effects from acupuncture?
Do most dogs stay still for an acupuncture treatment?
Does it actually relax them? Do they sit still so the needles stay in?
How long does it take for acupuncture to work? When would one start seeing results?
How often should a dog come in for treatment?
What should someone bring for their first appointment?
What is electroacupuncture?
Can acupuncture help with behavioral issues?
Do you think acupuncture for dogs is on the rise?
What’s the best way to find an acupuncturist in your area?
International Veterinary Acupuncture Society
The College of Integrative Veterinary Therapies
The American Holistic Veterinary Medical Associati…
How much does treatment typically cost?
And since Dr. Katie can do consults over the phone and that means with anyone in the world, she’s offering a 10% discount off of her services for any mentions of the Wag Out Loud Pawdcast.
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