In order to make the best veterinary care choices, you will need to be informed. Use these links to learn more about homeopathy and what it can offer to your companion animals.
The Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy
This is the best reference list for finding trained veterinary homeopaths
Alternative Veterinary Medicine
You’ll find many good articles and links to other alternative sites here.
Pet Food Investigative Report
Take an indepth look at what is really in commercial pet food.
Homeopathy: Beyond Flat Earth Medicine
This online introductory book about homeopathy by Timothy Dooley, ND, MD is a quick and helpful read.
Vaccine Decisions, by Susan Wynn, DVM
The altvetmed site has a number of other links that you might find interesting.
A New Look at the Vaccine Question, by Richard H. Pitcairn, D.V.M., Ph.D.
The Interrelationship of Vaccinations, Vital Force and Remedy Action, by Larry A. Bernstein, V.M.D.
There are several hundred books available about homeopathy. Much of the information we use in practice today comes from the human literature. Below are a few resources to get you started.
Be sure to order your books through Minimum Price Homeopathic Books. You’ll find a
complete catalog, with hundreds of titles, including most of the available homeopathic books. Their prices are usually the best.
Everybody’s Guide to Homeopathic Medicine, by Stephan Cummings, M.D. and Dana Ullman, M.P.H. G.P. Putnam and Sons, New York, New York. 1991.
This book is a good laypersons’ guide to using homeopathy.
Homeopathic Medicine at Home, by Maesimund B. Panos, M.D. and Jane Heimlich. G.P. Putnam and Sons, New York, New York. 1980.
Dr. Pitcairn’s Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs and Cats, by Richard and Susan Pitcairn. Rodale Press Inc., Emmaus, Pennsylvania. 2nd ed. 1996. This book has a complete section on using homeopathic remedies in acute situations. It also addresses diet questions very thoroughly.
Homeopathic Care for Cats and Dogs: Small Doses for Small Animals, by Donald Hamilton. North Atlantic Books, Berkley, California. 1999.
Give Your Dog a Bone, by Ian Billinghurst, DVM. Ian Billinghurst, Sidney, Australia. 1993.
The New Natural Cat: A Complete Guide For Finicky Owners, by Anitra Frazier with Norma Eckroate. Penguin Books, New York, NY. 1990 ( great cat diets)
There are literally hundreds of reputable homeopathic pharmacies in the United States. Here are a few of them.
Natural Health Supply
6410 Avenida Christina, Santa Fe, NM 87505
Hahnemann Labratories, Inc.
1940 Fourth Street, San Rafael, CA 94901
Arrowroot Standard Direct (Standard Homeopathic)
83 E. Lancaster Ave., Paoli, PA 19301
C.O. Bigelow Chemists
414 6th Ave., New York, NY 10011
RR1 Box 818, Kingsfield, ME 04947
124 Fairfax St, Berkeley Springs, WV 20814
There are many local study groups and organizations. For veterinary homeopathy courses contact the AVH. The AVH web site has a referral list of trained veterinary homeopaths as well. The NCH has a great list of study groups available nationally.
Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy (AVH)
PO Box 232282
Leucadia, CA 92023-2282
(866) 652-1590 (voice and fax)
National Center for Homeopathy (NCH)
801 North Fairfax St.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
(703) 548-7790 (voice)
(703) 548-7792 (fax)
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