Holistic Animal Therapies
© Natures Way / M Griffiths 2019
Animals have evolved to cope with potential threats including disease and injury,
and as a result have developed solutions to restore health by self-
Applied Zoopharmacognosy is the art of enabling domestic and captive animals to self-
The modern application of the therapy has been pioneered by Caroline Ingraham. She originally trained as an aromatherapist some 28 years ago but gradually came to the conclusion that the work also had applications, not just for humans, but for the whole of the animal kingdom. At first she concentrated on equines but later extended the therapy to other companion animals.
The basic rule of the therapy is that the animal always has control: