alternative animal therapist




Alternative animal therapists investigate sick or injured small and large animals and provide an alternative healing treatment. They may use homeopathy or acupuncture and other alternative medicines or methods to heal the animal. Alternative animal therapists also advise treatments which strengthen the self-healing powers of animals. 

Alternative label

  • natural animal therapist

  • holistic animal therapist

  • animal massage therapist

  • animal homeopath

  • complementary animal therapist

  • animal acupuncturist

  • animal healer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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