About my clinic
The Gentle Way

Holistic Treatment

Holistic treatment has nothing to do with esotericism. What I'm tought about it means, osteopathic teatment is necessarily combined with a correct hoof treatment, an healthy teeth condition and the right saddle and bridle.

My clinic combines the gentle osteopathic treatment with modern but also gentle immunologic therapies.

Mens sana in corpore sano

(To have an healthy mind you need an healthy body)
To keep a "riding" horse healthy you have to have a rider, that is balanced and sensitive, species-appropriate enviroment and feedstuff that is adapted to breed and use of the horse. If there is an imbalance there will be movement disorders, health issues and changes in behavior.
About me

Vita

Foundation It‘s just a touch
2015
Research Assistent, Veterinary University Hanover, Immunology
2014-2016
Certified Osteotherapist (DIPO Munster)
2013–2015
Veterinary Surgeon in Munich, Essen, Lower Saxony
2003–2013
Internship Institut for Immunology Veterinary University Hanover
2006–2007
Internship Main and County Stud Schwaiganger (Bayern)
2001–2002
Approbation as Veterinary Surgeon FU Berlin
2001
Veterinary University Munich (LMU) and FU Berlin
1993–2001
Training as Veterinary Nurse
1992–1993
Born in Munich
1972

Almut Pook

Veterinarian & Equine Osteotherapist (DIPO)

Further Education

Robert-Jones Techniques, Strain and Counterstrain - German institute for equine osteopathy (DIPO), Duelmen
2018
Shoeing for Soundness (WTS), Stefan Wehrli, Switzerland
2017
Equine Osteotherapy (DIPO)
2013-2015
Postgraduate Training University Vienna: Gynaecology,Biotechnics, Andrology
2009
Postgraduate Training University Vienna: Joint Diseases in Horses
2009
Postgraduate Training University Vienna: Tendon Diseases in Horses
2008
Backproblems in Horses, Diagnosis and Therapy - Chiropratice as an Alternative
2006
Possibilities of Immune Modulation in Horses
2006
Embryotranfer in Horses (Collection, Processing and Storage of Embryos)
2005
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Lipica

Apr. 21, 2019 by

Holding and training on Lipica After my very interesting lecture about phytotherapy at the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna we drove on to Lipica. Mare keeping in Lipica The mares are not trained in Lipica because there is simply not

When does a horse carry itself?

Mar. 17, 2019 by

What does it mean if you say a horse carries itself? There is probably no rider who does not throw around the words a horse does “carry itself”, “balance itself” or keeps “in a natural upright position”. Nevertheless, most riders

Contact

Feb. 15, 2019 by

Contact betwee the rider`s hand and the horse`s mouth is a much discussed topic. The German word for contact is such an excellent descriptive word. Literally translated it means “leaning against”. As you can imagine, it has nothing to do

Contact