Resources For Practitioners


For those interested in continuing education, we've created this page to list upcoming events you may enjoy participating in.


"Holistic medicine can be a great adjunct to traditional veterinary medicine, especially for cases involving chronic pain or chronic illnesses that aren't responding well to traditional treatments."


-Dr. Brooke Groskopf


Best Friends Animal Society Veterinarian





Veterinary Herbal Apprenticeship and Retreat


A 5-part course in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine


The Hilton Garden Inn Outer Banks/Kitty Hawk North Carolina


September 14-16, 2018

October 19-21, 2018

November 10-12, 2018

March 22-24, 2019

April 26-28, 2019



Registration is open!



Annual Healer, Heal Thyself Retreat


Stones for Spiritual Growth


Mountain Retreat and Learning Center, Highlands NC


April 23rd - April 26th, 2018.


Register at


sponsored by the AHVMA Council of Elders



ACVBM Annual Conference


October 3rd, 2018

 Kissimmee, FL


Featuring herbalists Dr. Christopher Hobbs and Guido Masé



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