Laura Riley, Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner, NBCAAM
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
Laura Riley is a NBCAAM Certified Practitioner in Small Animal Acupressure. In addition to her training, Laura has studied with both Nancy Zidonis and Amy Snow, Co-founder of Tallgrass Animal Acupressure and founders of animal acupressure.
She has a background in complimentary therapy as a Certified Canine Massage Therapist with training in Senior and Sporting dog massage. In addition, Laura has been trained in Trigger Point Therapy by Ken Bain, and has taken several courses in TTouch. Recently, she completed a certification in Pet Loss and Grief Companioning.
Cindy Lloyd, Small Animal & Equine Practitioner
As a small animal practitioner with Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute, Cindy offers private sessions in your home so your pet feels calm and relaxed.
She earned her certificates' through Equitouch in Colorado and Equissage in VA. She also offers a unique service for cats and dogs, "Anesthesia-Free Teeth Cleaning" which she studied in California in 2002. She continues to study TCM and keeps herself abreast of new concepts in the animal world.
Melinda Roberts, Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner
Mount Dora, FL
Melinda became interested in acupressure when her Cairn Terrier, Bubba, was diagnosed with a compressed disk in her back and traditional care left her unable to walk and in much pain. Melinda decided to learn more about Traditional Chinese Medicine and to share the benefits with others.
She has also learned therapeutic massage for dogs and is a Level 2 Reiki practitioner.
Eileen Coe, Equine Acupressure Practitioner
Savy Tender Touch
Ft Myers, FL
Eileen is a certified Equine practitioner with Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute. She offers her services at your farm/ranch, throughout the South Florida region. Eileen began her Equine Body Work career in 2008, looking to give back to the wonderful horses involved in special Equestrians, a local therapy riding program for special needs children and adults. She continues to study Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tui Na, and other healing modalities, as a life-long journey.
Tricia Boychuk, Small Animal Practitioner, NBCAAM
Tricia has been training, teaching and competing in dog performance events and has found success in obedience, tracking, field, and agility. In her pursuit to develop better communication skills with her canine partners, she discovered an interest in canine wellness. Through Tallgrass, she was introduced to the concepts and practices of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). In 2018, she completed her Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner Certification.