~ You will have a hope and vision of how essential oils can improve upon your horse's health.
~ An awareness of the importance of an open mind.
~ A firm understanding that not all essential oils are created equal.
~Tools to determine the grade of the essential oil you are working with.
~ A clear knowledge of the difference between an essential oil and a plant extract.
~ 4 Common Extraction Methods.
~ 3 Common Application Methods. 
From this chapter you should have an awareness and understanding of the following: