Table of Contents2015-05-11T19:45:51+00:00

Essential Oils for Animals – Table of Contents

  1. Acknowledgements
  2. Table of contents
  3. Foreword
  4. How to use this book
  5. Prologue, Amazing Aromatics
  6. Getting To Know Essential Oils
    • Biologically speaking
    • Historically speaking
    • Chemically speaking
    • Energetically speaking
    • Personally speaking
    • How do essential oils effect health?
    • How are essential oils produced?
    • A word on quality
  7. How to use essential oils with animals
    • Self-selection: the first principle
    • Understanding responses
    • The three categories of response
    • Three levels of interest
    • How to choose oils for your animal
    • How to offer aromatics for animal self-selection
    • Basic rules for success
    • Troubleshooting
    • Safety
    • Carrier Oils: A Good Base
    • Hydrosols: The Healing Power of Water
  8. Five Elements For Animal Well-being
    • Why Five Element Theory?
    • What is Five Element Theory?
    • Creation and control
    • The Elements rule!
    • Identifying Your Animal’s Element
    • Using Five Element Theory to choose essential oils
  9. Five Element Personality Types
    • Water
    • Wood
    • Fire
    • Earth
    • Metal
    • Five element questionnaire
  10. Materia Aromatica
    1. Essential Oil Cross Reference Chart (MA1)
    2. Index of Conditions (MA2)
    3. Essential Oil Profiles (MA3)
      1. Angelica Root
      2. Basil, Sweet
      3. Benzoin Resinoid
      4. Bergamot
      5. Cajeput
      6. Carrot seed
      7. Cedarwood Atlas
      8. Chamomile German
      9. Chamomile Roman
      10. Clary Sage
      11. Cypress
      12. Elemi
      13. Eucalyptus
      14. Fennel, Sweet
      15. Flouve
      16. Frankincense
      17. Garlic
      18. Geranium
      19. Ginger
      20. Grapefruit
      21. Helichrysum
      22. Hemp
      23. Hyssop
      24. Jasmine
      25. Juniper Berry
      26. Lavender
      27. Lemon
      28. Lemongrass
      29. Manuka
      30. Marjoram, Sweet
      31. Melissa/Lemon balm
      32. Mugwort, Great
      33. Myrrh
      34. Neroli
      35. Nutmeg
      36. Orange, sweet
      37. Peppermint
      38. Plai
      39. Ravensara
      40. Rosalina
      41. Rose
      42. Rosemary
      43. Bladderwrack Seaweed
      44. Spearmint
      45. Tea Tree
      46. Thyme
      47. Valerian Root
      48. Vanilla
      49. Vetiver
      50. Violet Leaf
      51. Yarrow
      52. Ylang ylang
    4. Carrier oil profiles (MA4)
      1. Calendula
      2. Carrot oil
      3. Comfrey oil
      4. Grapeseed oil
      5. Hemp seed oil 148
      6. Hypericum (St John’s wort)
      7. Jojoba oil (wax)
      8. Neem seed oil
      9. Olive Oil
      10. Passion flower
      11. Sesame oil
      12. Sunflower oil
    5. Hydrosol Profiles (MA5)
      1. Angelica root
      2. Carrot seed
      3. Chamomile Roman
      4. Cornflower
      5. Dill
      6. Eucalyptus
      7. Frankincense
      8. Geranium
      9. Ginger root
      10. Juniper berry
      11. Lavender
      12. Lemon Balm
      13. Orange blossom (Neroli)
      14. Peppermint
      15. Rose
      16. Rosemary
      17. Tea tree
      18. Thyme
      19. Witch hazel
      20. Yarrow
    6. Essential oils for specific meridians (MA6)
    7. Therapeutic Properties of Essential Oils (MA7)
  11. How To Make Natural Lotions & Potions
    • Topical applications, step-by-step
      • Gel
      • Clays
      • Shampoos
      • First Aid
    • The Kitchen Pharmacy
      • Gel
      • Clays
      • Shampoos
      • First Aid
  12. The Stress Factor
    • The Stress Factor
      • What is stress?
      • Identifying stress
      • The Stress Bank
      • Balancing The Bank
      • The Human as Stressor
    • Feeding for Health
      • Natural diet of the Equid (Horse)
      • Natural Diet of the Canine
      • Natural Diet of the Feline
      • The Chinese Perspective
      • Four key words
  13. Glossary of Terms
  14. Resources and references
    • Bibliography & recommended reading
    • Aromatherapy schools and organisations
    • Essential Oil Suppliers