Blogs about Animal Acupressure

Acupressure to Get Your Horse Going Safely

By: Amy Snow and Nancy Zidonis As the riding season begins go slowly and allow your horse to build his strength and flexibility while increasing hi...

Chapter 42,Tao Te Ching & Animal Acupressure

The Tao gave birth to One. The One gave birth to Two. The Two gave birth to Three. The Three gave birth to all of creation. All things carry Yin ye...

Scratch that Itch: Canine Allergies & Acupressure

By Nancy Zidonis and Amy Snow (http://www.animalacupressure.com) Not only do too many dogs have allergy issues, there are so many different types o...

The Interrelationships of Traditional Chinese Medicine

By Nancy Zidonis and Amy Snow In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), all things are interrelated. Yin and Yang cannot exist without the other; Chi ...

How Acupressure and Massage Can Benefit Equine Cervical Issues

By Nancy Zidonis and Amy Snow There are so many ways a horse may injure its cervical vertebrae or damage the muscles and tendons of the neck, from ...

Animal Acupressure & Olfaction: What's in a Smell

By Nancy Zidonis and Amy Snow, Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) we use an assessment technique called “...

Acupressure & Acupuncture: What’s the Difference?

By Nancy Zidonis and Amy Snow, authors of Equine Acupressure: A Working Manual A horsefly is mid-air, within inches of landing on t

Adapting to Adoption

By Amy Snow and Nancy Zidonis, Tallgrass Founders (http://www.animalacupressure.com) Miles looked so scared and disoriented at the shelter. Miles, ...

Canine Acupressure & Pancreatitis: Meet Ben

By Amy Snow and Nancy Zidonis, Tallgrass Founders This is the true story of Ben. Ben is a 13-year old Golden Retriever with a lovely large frame an...

Acupressure Points to Joint Health

By: Nancy Zidonis and Amy Snow Ever have a horse whose joints go snap, crackle, and pop as he’s walking? Equine sports can be rough on joints. And,...

Use Moxibustion to Strengthen the Immune System and Relieve Allergies

By: Nancy Zidonis and Amy Snow From a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) perspective allergies occur when our immune system is not functioning at i...

Amazing Acupressure Point Series #4: Classical Point - An Shen, Peaceful Spirit

By: Amy Snow and Nancy Zidonis Classical acupressure points are taken from Traditional Chinese Medicine literature. These acupoints may or may not ...