Members only section: Please register/login in above to access 'Extracts for Conditions' Section. (This facility is open only to those having completed Level 1 Zoopharmacognosy Workshop)
Enjoy learning about Zoopharmacognosy whilst relaxing in the wonderful peaceful West of Ireland. We have stunning empty beaches 20mins across the Ox mountains and local characterful pubs 10mins away. Also fantastic Beach riding in North Sligo. Click here to see Utube clip of Beachriding at Island View
Accommodation for residential workshops - single beds intwin rooms only
Share main bathroom
Breakfast included - please advise of any specific dietary requirements at least one week prior to the wksp!
Check in is after 6pm for Workshop attendees if arriving the night before
Check out is before 10am please!
Car hire available from local Knock airport (30mins away) or pick up available.
Come to Donoughmore (NW Co Cork), on Sun the 1st Sept and learn about Herbs, Horses and Applied Zoopharmacognosy! Discover how this method can be used to work with all sorts of equine ailments from injuries & wounds to Laminitis, PPID, RAO etc
Equine Zoopharmacognosy is the horses innate ability to stay healthy in the wild by foraging for medicinal plants. The day will commence with a talk explaining how and why horses do this, followed by a demonstration of how horses in a domestic setting (called Applied Equine Zoopharmacognosy) can select therapeutic grade medicinal plant extracts according to presenting symptoms in order to restore and maintain health.
Between the talk and the Demo light refreshments will be served.
Please wear outdoor warm clothing as the talk and demo will be outside!
Date and Time
Sunday 1st Sept 12pm - 4pm
Location: Helen Grace O'Hanlon's Yard,Ahadallane, Donoughmore, Co Cork P32WC95
This Equine First Aid workshop aims to equip participants with the knowledge and confidence to act as a First Responder in the event of an Equine crisis such as choke, colic, broken limbs, injuries etc. Topics also include basics such as vital signs vs abnormal signs, wounds and bandaging. Whitethorn Equine Health embraces an integrated approach and as such the workshop will include references to Zoopharmacognosy for use during an Equine crisis event. This workshop is facilitated by Whitethorn Equine Health's Veterinary Surgeon Annett Siggins. Please see 'Terms & Conditions' Below
Date & Time - Saturday 2nd Nov 9.30am - 5pm
Location - Whitethorn Farm, Lavagh, Co Sligo F56N500
Airbnb rooms available for those travelling from a distance. Please click here to book accommodation.
The fee includes lunch and light refreshments throughout the day.
PLEASE NOTE Attendees must wear appropriate protective riding hat and footwear in order to participate in interactive elements with horses.
Adults under 18yrs of age must have parental written consent.
Tickets can NOT be bought on the day and must be booked in advance.
Also please note that attending this one day workshop does not confer a professional qualification
Whilst all care is taken with regard to Health & Safety when working with horses it is important to remember that horses can be unpredictable and whilst every precaution is taken in order to keep you safewe are unable to take responsibility for any injuries that may occur as a result of working with horses during the day.
This Level 1workshop gives a broad and thorough introduction to Zoopharmacognosy, its methodology and benefits, as well as laying a theoretical and practical foundation of knowledge for the attendee. Attending this workshop will give participants the knowledge and basicexperience to commence offering plant extracts to animals in their care for such issues as laminitis, lameness, infections, colic etc
By the end of the weekend you will have had the opportunity to:
Plus attendance of this Workshop will allow you subsequent access to the Members Only section of Whitethorn Herbals website where you can avail of the information within the section 'Extracts selected for Conditions'. You will also be eligible to attend Level 2 wksps.
Click here or see below to learn more of other attendees experiences, location, daily schedule, accommodation etc!
VETS - Our workshops are accepted by the Irish Veterinary Council for credits towards veterinary CPD requirements
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