Animal Aromatherpy

69 Joan Sorita: Animal Aromatherapy

Conversation with JOAN SORITA

 

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Topics covered in this episode

  • What aromatics can be useful for animal therapies?

  • Explanation of the “Self Selection” method of choosing the right aromatics

  • Specific essential oils and herbs that are useful for animal therapies

  • Aromatic for common ailments like: digestion, muscle soreness, trauma and emotional issues

  • Safe use and dilution guidelines

  • Essential oils that should be avoided around pets

  • Which pets should not be around essential oils?

  • Specific aromatic advice for horses

  • Specific aromatic advice for dogs

About JOAN SORITA

Joan Sorita is a certified animal and human aromatherapist, Director and developer of the Animal Aromatic Science course at Northwest school of animal massage on Vashon Island, Wa. Joan also helped co-found the NWSAM in Washington. She is also an educator, author and speaker on animal aromatics and self-selection applications as well as a level two NAHA member.  With over 19 years of field experience with animal aromatics and bodywork work from world qualifying horses to long term layups on her farm in Washington, Joan learned about massage on horses from Olivia Newton John where she worked as a right-hand person managing the animals on the farm. She has spent many hours of volunteer shelter work and still teaches short free community classes on massage and aromas.  Joan Thrives on her 16-acre farm raising flowers that she uses for essences for animals and people.  Classes and events are held seasonally at Bermaga Farm. Joan has been on many radio shows sharing her experiences and is a regular on coffee talk radio with Doug McDowell KBKW 100.5 FM.

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Disclaimer: The information presented in this podcast is for educational purposes only, and is not meant to replace professional medical advice. Please consult your doctor if you are in need of medical care, and before making any changes to your health routine.

30 Kelly Holland Azzaro: Animal Aromatherapy

Interview with Kelly Holland Azzaro

 

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Topics covered in this episode

  • How animal Aromatherapy differs from traditional human Aromatherapy
  • Essential oils that should not be used on or around animals
  • Hydrosols and how they can be useful in Animal Aromatherapy
  • Groups of Essential Oils and Hydrosols that are generally safe for animals
  • Aromatherapy based remedies for common animal issues

About Kelly Holland Azzaro

Kelly Holland Azzaro is a Registered Aromatherapist, Certified Bach Flower Practitioner and Licensed Massage Therapist. She is the Past President of NAHA and current Public Relations, Journal Manager and Co-Editor of NAHA (National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy). Kelly is the Founder and Director of The Holistic Animal Association. She has over 25 years professional experience and educational training in Aromatherapy and Massage Therapy, including specialized training in Canine and Equine Acupressure-Massage Therapies, Animal Communication, Reiki, and Flower Essence Therapy.  Kelly offers a 300+hour Animal Aromatherapy Practitioner Certification Course(sm). She, and her husband Marco a Licensed Acupuncturist have a Holistic Healing Center in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.

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Disclaimer: The information presented in this podcast is for educational purposes only, and is not meant to replace professional medical advice. Please consult your doctor if you are in need of medical care, and before making any changes to your health routine.