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Dedicated to Developing Responsible Herbal Practice

Established in 2002 by Susan Wynn, DVM, CVA, CVCH, AHG, DACVN



Webinars are only $70 for our VBMA Members, and you have the option of attending live or viewing a recording.


WEBINAR by Dr. Cindy Lankenau

Heartworm, Fleas, and Ticks, OH MY!! Alternative Strategies!?!

Registration Now Open!


Recordings of all our past programs are available for purchase HERE.



Coming October 2020, in conjunction with the ACVBM Annual Conference at the Graduate Hotel in beautiful downtown Eugene, Oregon. Join us on October 25th for the Mushroom Festival, followed by two days of lectures, and finally our 2020 EcoTour at Belknap Hot Springs 10/28 - 10/30.


Discounted price for VBMA members!





We know how quickly things change in our industry...our list of available Practitioner Training Programs will help you find the course you need to stay current.  The more you know, the better you'll be!


Below are the current offerings of the College of Integrative Veterinary Therapies.


Essentials of Veterinary Western Herbal Medicine - developed by Dr Barbara Fougere and taught by the faculty of CIVT. It is designed to provide you with confidence and a working knowledge of ten of the most popular herbs for use in practice.


Graduate Diploma of Veterinary Western Herbal Medicine


10049NAT Graduate Diploma of Veterinary Western Herbal Medicine - enables practitioners to develop competency in utilizing Western herbal medicine and Western herbal medicine principles in the assessment, treatment and management of animals in their care.



Chinese Herbal Medicine


CIVT1001 Introduction to Veterinary Chinese Medicine


CIVT1003 Getting Started Veterinary Chinese Herbal Medicine I


CIVT1004 Getting Started Veterinary Chinese Herbal Medicine II


CIVT1005 Getting Started Veterinary Chinese Herbal Therapeutics


CIVT1006 Foundation Course in Veterinary Chinese Herbal Therapy


CIVT1002 IVAS Certification in Veterinary Chinese Herbal Medicine


10014NAT Graduate Diploma of Veterinary Chinese Herbal Medicine


10015NAT Graduate Diploma of Veterinary Acupuncture


Not sure which Chinese Herbal Medicine course is right for you?  Compare courses here.




Western Herbal Medicine


WVHM1001 Essentials of Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine


WVHM1002 Certification in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine


WVHM1003 Advanced Certification in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine




Integrative Veterinary Medicine


Veterinary Bioregulatory Medicine




Natural Animal Health Care


ENVANHLT1 Environmental Animal Health


NATHLTH1202 Naturopathic Animal Health Care


NATNUT1012 Natural Animal Nutrition


ANAP1204 Animal Anatomy and Physiology




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