Birds are Not Small Cats!
In veterinary school, we heard that cats are not small dogs. But, did you ever hear that birds are not small cats? How do mammals and birds differ, and how do their unique structure-function relationships affect the placement of acupuncture points? Listen to Dr. Narda Robinson review the most salient variations that all veterinary medical acupuncturists should know before they begin extrapolating their treatment protocols to avian species.
Download the accompanying handout here: Top 10 Avian Acupuncture Points.
You can also listen to the podcast here!
Disclaimer: This podcast is for informational purposes only. The information we provide is not intended to replace medical or veterinary consultation with your healthcare provider, and it is not intended as a recommendation if you or a family member are / is experiencing health problems, pain, or inflammation. While Dr. Robinson IS a licensed physician and veterinarian in the state of Colorado, she is not YOUR or your animal’s, respectively. Before anyone receives medical / veterinary care, one should have a diagnosis by a health provider. So, if you are not a veterinarian, veterinary nurse, or veterinary technician viewing this video for general learning purposes, please do not use this information instead of seeking professional assistance. This is not for self-diagnosis or self-treatment. Any approaches presented in this webinar series can harm as well as help, they are not a cure-all. CuraCore® VET and CuraCore® MED.