Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy (AVH)
James Schacht, DVM, Secretary
6400 E. Independence Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28212
Fax (704) 535-6669
A non-profit organization dedicated to the support of veterinary Homeopathy through education and research. The AVH offers training to licensed veterinarians in the method of Homeopathy developed by Samuel Hahnemann. Certification is available to those who have completed the course and met AVH requirements. A list of AVH certified veterinarians and professional course graduates is available for $2 with a SASE.
The Animanl Natural Health Center
1283 Lincoln Street
Eugene, OR 97401
fax: (541) 344-5356
Offers a year long classroom training in homeopthy for licensed veterinarians, accredited by the Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy, as well as advanced classroom and supervisory training for those who have completed the basic course. Audiotapes for home study available to both veterinarians and general public.
International Association for Veterinary Homeopathy (IAVH)
Dr Jacqueline S Obando, National Secretary
2707 76th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Primarily a European organization. Publishes the International Journal for Veterinary Homeopathy.
National Center for Homeopathy (NCH)
801 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
fax: (703) 548-7792
Publications: Homeopathy Today, and Membership Directory and Homeopathic Resource Guide.
The largest of the Homeopathic organizations, NCH is dedicated to promoting Homeopathy through education, information, publication, and membership services. www.Homeopathic.org
American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (AHVMA). Carvel Tiekert, DVM, Executive Director 2214 Old Emmorton Road Bel Air, MD 21015 (410) 569-0795; fax: (410) 569-2346 Founded in 1981. The AHVMA has student chapters at eleven US veterinary schools. The AHVMA directory includes some Homeopathic veterinarians (the "H" or "HC" designation). It is available at: ..
Introductory Courses in Veterinary Homeopathy: Christina Chambreau, DVM 908 Cold Bottom Road Sparks, MD 21152 (410) 771-4968; fax: (410) 771-4094 Evening, weekend, and week-long classes in different areas of the country.
Suggested introductory reading on veterinary Homeopathy:
Alternative and Complementary Therapies in Veterinary Medicine, edited by Allen Schoen, DVM, and Susan Wynn, DVM, PhD. Published in 1998. This 820 page book compiles contributions by veterinarians and scientists, as well as educated laypeople.
The Homeopathic Treatment of Small Animals Christopher Day, MA, VetMB, MRCVS
Natural Health for Dogs and Cats
Richard Pitcairn, DVM, PhD, and Susan Hubble Pitcairn
Natural Pet Magazine (Fancy Publications) P.O. Box 6050 Mission Viejo, CA 92690 (714) 855-8822; fax: (714) 515-9784