Australian Veterinary Acupuncture

Welcome to the website of the Australian Veterinary Acupuncture Group, a special interest group of the Australian Veterinary Association Ltd. We represent qualified veterinary acupuncturists who are also members of the Australian Veterinary Association.


The Australian Veterinary Acupuncture Group (AVAG) aims:

  • To promote the use of acupuncture in veterinary practice as a drug free, complementary therapy which can be used as a sole method of therapy or in conjunction with conventional western medicine and surgery;
  • To educate veterinarians in the theory and practice applications of acupuncture;
  • To provide continuing education in veterinary acupuncture; and
  • To encourage clinical research into veterinary acupuncture.