Zoopharmacognosy research link

Essential oils for horses

Zoopharmacognosy, or animal self-medication, is a fascinating subject, and something I am lucky enough to observe pretty much every day of my life. I was happy to find this article, which gives some good examples of how wild animals seek out the herbs and minerals they need.  Below is a link to the article and fun video clip I made of animals selecting essential oils, enjoy!


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