Animal Acupuncture Academy


The Gold Standard in Animal

Acupuncture Training for All



Established 1984
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The Certificate in Animal Acupuncture Is For You If You Want To ...


Start a career helping animals

Expand your animal health modalities

Treat your own animals

Imagine …

In 12 months, you could be treating animals with Acupuncture and helping them heal a wide range of conditions.

You will be excited to get up in the morning, knowing that your work makes a positive difference in animals' lives.

And this will just be the start of your fulfilling journey and career in holistic animal health.

Get Certified in Animal Acupuncture and Start a Career You Love

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Accessible to All

No study prerequisites

Full Online Learning

Study at your own pace

Payment Plans Available

Budget-friendly study options

Why is the AAA the Gold Standard in Animal Acupuncture?


Comprehensive Course

Get all the information you need (no more, no less) to become a confident practitioner

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Industry Recognition

Get professional insurance to practice through the International Institute for Complementary Therapists 

Thousands of Satisfied Students

Our course has been refined and tested over 40 years, since 1984.


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About the AAA


The AAA was founded 40 years ago by Dr David Gilchrist, a highly respected veterinarian and human acupuncturist.

He distilled all his knowledge and experience into the AAA course, teaching thousands of students along the way.

Now, the AAA is headed by Dr Lucie Bland, a former biology lecturer at the University of Melbourne.


Free Resources

Learn more about Animal Acupuncture & life as as Animal Acupuncture Practitioner with our free Blog resources.

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Ready to start studying Animal Acupuncture?


You can enroll into the Certificate in Animal Acupuncture anytime through our Enrollments page.