Training and support for Animal Osteopathy

The Zoo Ost Limited approach by Tony Nevin, BSc (Hons) Ost, DO The first documented evidence of osteopaths treating animals seriously in the UK date from just after the Second World War, although there is anecdotal talk of it originating with the birth of osteopathic medicine with the indigenous American peoples. It’s not until the late 1980’s that the first courses emerged to guide would be osteopaths along the path of animal care. Due to the provisions specified by The Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966, only properly trained graduates of osteopathic medicine can then go on to treat animals, and only...

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