Ancient Art to Modern Medicine
Book Review by the Journal of American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA)
A trusted reference, Veterinary Acupuncture traces the evolution of acupuncture and details it’s applications in modern veterinary practice. It includes the latest research, laws of point selection, the longitudinal muscle-channel system, equine biomechanics, and veterinary manipulative therapies.
Dr. Schoen, D.V.M., M.S. is uniquely qualified to edit a book about veterinary acupuncture. He is a graduate of Cornell College University of Veterinary Medicine and received a Master’s degree in neurophysiology and behavior from the University of Illinois. He is certified in veterinary acupuncture by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS) and in veterinary chiropractic by the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association. He established the department acupuncure at the Animal Medical Center in New York City in 1982.
He has been teaching and practicing both equine and small animal acupuncture since 1981 and currently has an equine and small animal acupuncture and natural therapy referral practice. He also received advanced training in Chinese herbal medicine and homeopathy.
Dr. Schoen has lectured at veterinary schools throughout the United States, and the world. He is an affiliate faculty member at Colorado State, University College of Veterinary Medicine and is on the faculty at the Chi Institute for Traditional Chinese Medicine. He has published numerous articles on veterinary acupuncture and coedited another professional reference, Complimentary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine: Principles and Practice, published by Mosby. He cowrote Love , Miracles and Animal Healing, published by Simon and Schuster. His latest publication is Kindred Spirits: How the remarkable bond between Humans and animals can change the way we live. Published by Broadway / Doubleday Books.
Kindred Bee’s: Emotional Lives and Conscious Commons vs. Speciesism
Kudos to my dear friend and Professor Emeritus in Animal Behavior at the University of Colorado, Dr. Marc Bekoff for his blog post on the
What the dogs already know: Inner Validation
Posting by Dr. Penny Your recent postings came into play Dr. Schoen, when I was talking to an extremely discouraged colleague. “Where is the pay
Japan’s Earthquake: Healing Shaken Hearts
May the thoughts and prayers of all kindred spirits reading this blog go out to our brothers and sisters and their animal companions that were
“It is essential sometimes to go into retreat, to stop everything that you have been doing, to stop your experiences completely and look at them
C.A.L.M. (Conscious Animal Lovers Movement) Introduction
The Conscious Animal Lovers Movement (CALM (c)) is Dr. Schoen’s vision of how to harness the healing power of the love of animals of globally
Kindred Spirits Helping Each Other
A friend sent me this photo essay going around the internet. I found it incredibly touching. Personally, it felt like it was a demonstration of