Animal Acupressure for Dogs and Horses

The Pioneers and Leaders in Animal Acupressure Training Since 1990!

Our 300 hour training program is approved and regulated by the Colorado Department of Higher Education, Division of Private Occupational Schools (DPOS), and courses are approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) continuing education Provider # 450130-06.

Tallgrass Equine and Small Animal Introductory, Intermediate, and Advanced Hands-on Acupressure Courses are PDA approved by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), Provider # 1181.

Students successfully completing the 300-hour Tallgrass training program are eligible to sit for the national exam given b the National Board of Certification for Animal Acupressure and Massage (NBCAAM).

Check out more info on equine acupressure and acupressure for dogs.

September - October Online Course Specials

  • Overview to TCM - Equine or Small Animal (Online)
    • Overview to TCM - Equine or Small Animal (Online)
    • Covers the underlying concepts of TCM: Yin/Yang Theory in relation to the animal body & assessment of conditions; Meridian Theory & meridian system; Five-Element Theory; internal organ systems, zang-fu organs in relation to the body; &, how vital substances function within the body.
    • Price: $200.00
    • Retail Price: $225.00
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Equine & Animal Wellness Magazines

Acupressure For Horses

The "Acupressure for Horses" article in Horsemen's Journal, the official publication of the National Horsemen's Benevolent and Protection Association (, by Denise Steffanus is a good explanation of how acupresure works. Ms Stefanus is an an excellent writer. The article is worth taking a few minutes to read. 

Acupressure to the Rescue
Learn the acupressure points to help yourself and your horse in an emergency - while you're waiting for your veterinarian to arrive . . .    
Equine Acupoint charts for Colic and Emergencies included!


Tallgrass Receives Animal Wellness Magazine  
2016 Stamp of Approval for Equine & Canine Apps

Equine AcuPoints Animal Acupressure App for Practitioners

Equine AcuPoints

The Equine AcuPoint app makes every equine practitioner's job much easier. Read More


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Canine AcuPoints Animal Acupressure App for Practitioners

Canine AcuPoints

It is a working tool, a study tool & an essential piece of equipment for any practitioner. Read More


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