During this 150 hour Small Animal Massage program you will learn animal massage techniques, anatomy and physiology, kinesiology, behavior and handling and first aid. This course is geared toward students wishing to enter the animal massage profession as well as animal enthusiasts seeking to expand their knowledge for personal use.
The program is taught at a working animal facility. Each course includes lecture periods, group activities, guest speakers and/or field trips, and plenty of daily hands-on practice with the animals. The course is founded on the principles of swedish and sport massage designed specifically for use with animals. Students will receive a certificate upon successful completion.
Classes meet for 9 days over a 3 week period. Course tuition is $2000.00. No experience is required.