Acupuncture Treatment

Acupuncture has been practiced in both animals and humans for thousands

of years in China. This is a painless complimentary medicine for your pet.


Acupuncture stimulation induces the following physiological effect:

  • Pain relief

  • Promotion of tissue healing processes

  • Regulation of gastrointestinal motility

  • Anti-inflammatory effects

  • Immunoregulation

  • Hormone and reproductive regulation

  • Anti febrile effects


Acupuncture is recommended in the following conditions:

  • Musculoskeletal problems: muscle soreness, back pain, osteoarthritis, and degenerative joint disease

  • Neurological disorders: seizures, intervertebral disc disease (IVDD), laryngeal hemiplegia, and facial and radial nerve paralysis

  • Gastrointestinal disorders: diarrhea, gastric ulcers, colic, vomiting, constipation, and impactions

  • Other chronic conditions: anhidrosis, heaves, asthma, cough, uveitis, renal failure, chronic liver diseases, behavioral problems, infertility, Cushing’s disease, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, geriatric weakness, and skin problems.

  • Quality of life, maintenance and enhancement, and hospice care

  • Performance enhancement and the prevention of disease


For more information contact us to set up your acupuncture consultation.

Contact Us

   475 Farmington Falls Rd, Farmington, ME 04938
   Phone: (207) 778-2840
   Fax: (207) 778-9199

Operating Hours

**Our closing hours are subject to change, please call ahead**

Office hours by appointment
Technician available at 7:00am
Mon 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tues 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thurs 8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat & Sun CLOSED

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