Catherine Bird leads Australia’s equine natural health industry from her base in Sydney. . Her experience working with horses goes back more than a decade from newborn thoroughbred foals and following them through all stages of racing, Olympic level competitors, NSW Mounted Police, mounts selected by various countries at the Sydney Paralympic Games 2000, and horses special to their owners. You will also find her working with dogs and maintaining a loyal clientele of humans.

Catherine is the author of Horse Scents (Making Sense with Your Horse Using Aromatherapy), sorry out of print. Her current book, A Healthy Horse the Natural Way has been reprinted by New Holland Publishers and available in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, as well as through Lyons Press in the United States. Catherine also provides the Equine Aromatherapy Correspondence Course which boasts graduates on all continents.


She has worked and studied both in Australia and in the United States with some of the world's foremost equine therapists. She maintains contact with many leading therapists throughout the world so that information can be exchanged to enhance the global desire to further the healing of all animals, and support owners in their quest for knowledge and understanding.

Catherine services most areas in the Greater Sydney area and will travel further for a minimum number of horses, or if traveling expenses are compensated, including other states or countries. Catherine has also trained at The Spiritual Healing School in spiritual kinesiology, an effective modality for gaining insights into a situation by distance. 

Catherine offers clients a consultation service assisting in their choice of herbal remedies, biochemical support and utilizing kinesiology processes in a program designed for each horse. This includes the availability of herbal preparations and kinesiology insights to assist in the further understanding of your horse's individual needs. Catherine requests that anyone wishing to participate in this program obtain a veterinarian's diagnosis before requesting a consultation if there is a medical element to be determined and fill out the request for a consultation form . Click here for [Questionnaire] Massage clients do not need to fill out the form, just contact Catherine to make your appointment. In conjunction with our recommended suppliers, referring veterinarians and other equine health carers we also offer short consultations to assist their customers with ordering herbs.

Please feel free to browse these pages for any information you may need or alternatively Catherine can be contacted as below.

Healthy Happy Horses, Naturally.
PO Box 670, Randwick, NSW, AUSTRALIA 2031
Telephone: 02 9314 7002

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