Options For Animals

Our Mission & Values

To maximize the health and well-being of our animal companions by promoting the science, art and philosophy of Animal Chiropractic.

Our Mission & Values - Options for Animals College of Animal Chiropractic - Wellsville, KS

We strive to:

  1. Provide the community with the highest quality, best educated and most dedicated animal chiropractors in the world.
  2. Promote and support research that will advance the knowledge, skill and treatment of animals via animal chiropractic.
  3. Educate the global community and the fields of veterinary medicine, chiropractic, physical rehabilitation, pain management and other related professions about the benefits of chiropractic care.


Our Values

We value each life and feel it should be lived to the highest potential. Our goal is to advance this potential in our animal’s lives in ways varying from relieving pain and suffering to increasing the level of performance in animal athletes.


Options for Animals was founded and is still bound by the following principles:

  1. Relieve the pain and suffering for animals through the benefits of chiropractic care which is our ultimate goal.
  2. Advance chiropractic as a health care choice for animals in the world community.
  3. Create a new profession of animal health care synthesized from veterinary and chiropractic practice.
  4. Encourage the interaction of the veterinary and chiropractic professions into one of mutual respect with the health of our animal patients of paramount importance in the pursuit of common goals.
  5. Teach based on love, the spirit of discovery, and a commitment to give.
  6. Bear the burdens of the pioneer so that the path will be clearer and straighter for those that follow.

“We understand that our time here is but brief, yet the ultimate truth in chiropractic is universal, enduring and significant.”