Dr. Marilyn Koski, a clinician in the Integrative Medicine Service, places acupuncture needles in a canine patient during a treatment session.
Small Animal Acupuncture
Acupuncture is now being offered to dog, cat and exotic animal patients at the UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital through the Integrative Medicine Service. This service is provided as an adjunctive service to both hospitalized patients and outpatients. Acupuncture is part of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine and can be readily integrated into conventional treatment modalities to optimize clinical outcomes
Read more about Dr. Koski’s interest in acupuncture in the September 2012 issue of Pulse magazine: http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/scvma/pulse_201209/