• Improving Efficiency

    Learn how to deal with uncooperative dogs, cats and horses while assessing and treating them.

  • Reducing Risk

    Learn proper restraining methods to reduce risk and injury to the animals, yourself, staff and owners.

  • Incorporating Other Modalities

    Which modality will the animal respond best to? Learn how to customize treatment protocols.

Course curriculum

    1. Canine Body Language

    2. Dog Personality Types

    3. Feline Communication

    4. Cat Personality Types

    5. Equine Body Language

    6. Horse Personality Types

    7. Quiz - Animal Body Language

    1. Canine Handling and Restraint

    2. Proper Cat Handling

    3. Equine Handling and Restraint

    4. Working with Uncooperative Animals

    5. Quiz - Animal Handling and Restraining

    1. Animal Bodywork Modalities

    2. Quiz - Animal Bodywork Modalities

About this course

  • $200.00
  • 17 lessons
  • 1.5 hours of video content

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Instructor Bio:

Dr. Angelique Barbara (affectionally called Dr. Angel by many of her clients) is a Doctor of Chiropractic who holds additional degrees in Veterinary Science (B.S.), Equine Science (Minor) and Veterinary Pathobiology (M.S.).  Dr. Barbara has been passionate about animals her entire life and has spent the majority of her life studying animals (both in the classroom and in the field).  She developed her first animal bodywork seminar in 2009.  Since that time, her seminars have grown both in number and popularity and she has fine tuned her seminars and techniques to optimize the learning experience.  Dr. Barbara was one of the first practitioners to start utilizing kinesiology tape on animals and she was so impressed with the results that she decided to develop an entire seminar dedicated to the taping applications she developed.  Her background in both the clinical and research animal health care world as well her experience as a human chiropractor give her a unique perspective on animal bodywork, which is evident in her courses. Dr. Barbara has publications in the Journal of Veterinary Science and Microbiology and has presented her research at the Conference of Researchers in Animal Disease (CRAWD) and the International Equine Conference of Laminitis and Diseases of the Hoof.  She is a member of Alpha Zeta Honorary Fraternity, American Quarter Horse Association, American Paint Horse and is the founder of Angel's Animal Sanctuary, a non-profit sanctuary home for animals. 

Dr. Angelique Barbara

Founder and Instructor