Course Overview

Veterinary Topographic Acupuncture is a cruse in practical application of  minimal distal needle technique adapted from  Dr. Bruce Ferguson's modification of Dr. Tan's Acupuncture System.

The course  will cover:

  • Review of basic tenants of Veterinary Topographic Acupuncture
  • Identification of important distal point locations and tissues used to treat disharmonies
  • Presentation of common channel and Zang-fu organ disharmonious and simple, rapid protocols for their resolution


Course Features
  • 28 hours CE course (pending RACE approval)
  • 12 hours wet labs with intensive hands-on learning
  • Small animal and equine wet lab, where students can learn on live animal
  • Free case consultation with TCVM experts for all students
  • Complimentary lunches for each day of class
  • Morning Tai-ji before class to start out your day balanced and with good Qi
  • Add a new tool to your TCVM toolbox to provide the best of care for your patients

  • Completion of the basic Veterinary Acupuncture Course (Sessions 1-5) from the Chi Institute or a veterinary acupuncture course from another institution.

Lodging and Accommodations

For information about accommodations, travel, and what to pack, please visit our lodging and accommodations page.

Course developer, Dr. Bruce Ferguson has been practicing Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine for over 15 years.