Discover herbs and herbal medicine for animals. Learn how to identify herbs and how to make and apply herbal treatments to benefit your animals at home and in the animal care workplace.
This course is the pre-requisite to Advanced Herbal Medicine for Animals - Workshop (27643), a two day course.
Topics covered will include:
• The history of herbal medicine.
• Properties of herbs, how they can be administered and how they affect the animal’s system.
• Identification of weeds and herbs growing in the backyard that can be used in herbal medicine.
• Make an herbal ointment and oil, an oatmeal rinse, and a lavender and wormwood spray at the workshop.
With qualifications from the National College of Traditional Medicine in Herbal Medicine, your lecturer will teach you how to keep your pets healthy – by keeping it natural.
Participants will need to bring covered shoes, an apron or smock top, four glass jars with screw lids, a small plastic spray bottle, and six sandwich-sized zip lock bags.
Pet Industry Association of Australia members and Pets Australia members receive a 10% discount on this course. Please quote your membership number at the time of enrolment to receive the discount.
To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...
If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.