BBC – Earth News – Blue tits embrace ‘aromatherapy’

It’s well known that plants use the essential oil to attract insects for pollination or to protect themselves from bacteria (or fungi as presented in an earlier post on Oud) and other attacks. Some plants even use the essential oil to take more space from surrounding plants. I have written earlier about the pheromones andContinue reading “BBC – Earth News – Blue tits embrace ‘aromatherapy’”

AROMATHERAPY & ANIMALS cont…

Animals seem to know instinctively what they need. In the wild they search that which will heal them when they are unwell. This is the basis of treating animals with essential oils; of course you need to know the oils and how to use them, but the animal always chooses the oils: When I firstContinue reading “AROMATHERAPY & ANIMALS cont…”

AROMATHERAPY & ANIMALS

I get a lot of questions about animals and how I treat them. The first and main reason I even came to Luxembourg was because of horses and treating them; mainly one big very sad horse. Animals are individuals with very diverse personalities; some are pushy and some are shy – like the big sadContinue reading “AROMATHERAPY & ANIMALS”

AROMATHERAPY AND HORSES

This is Jade. She is 34 years old and she did her last mounted-game competition when she was 30. I told you in my last post that I work with horses. Apart from basic groundwork, natural horsemanship style, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natural_horsemanship I also work with essential oils. Sometimes in combination with training to help keep the horseContinue reading “AROMATHERAPY AND HORSES”