20 ALLERGENS IN YOUR HOME
Mold, dust mites and household cleaners are the three biggest indoor triggers of allergic reactions in your companion.
24 VITAMIN D – IS HE GETTING ENOUGH?
It's known as the "sunshine vitamin", but your dog or cat can't get it from spending time outdoors. Find out if supplementation is necessary.
28 SUPPLEMENTS FOR A GORGEOUS COAT
If you want to have rich, healthy hair, you have to build his beauty from the inside out.
32 EXCESSIVE PAW LICKING
It's natural to assume it's allergies, but this common canine habit can also be caused by referred pain.
34 TRAINING THE OFF-LEASH DOG
Safety and reliable recall are the two most important factors when it comes to keeping him out of trouble.
38 CARING FOR A PARAPLEGIC CANINE
There are many reasons a dog might suffer limb paralysis – and just as many ways to help him overcome his disability.
45 HERBS FOR HIS HEALTH
The mountains of Montana are the perfect setting for a company specializing in handcrafted herbal remedies for your dog or cat.
48 HERBS FOR ALLERGIES
Is he scratching himself silly? These simple herbal solutions will ease the itching and discomfort.
52 COVER STORY: CRUSOE'S COSTUMES
This celebrity dachshund has a taste for adventure, and is most famous for his whimsical wardrobe of imaginative outfits.
60 LOOKING FOR A LITTER BOX?
From basic trays to high-tech automated models…it's easier than ever to find something that will suit you and your cat.
62 FELINE COVER STORY: MONTY – RARE AS A DIAMOND Born without a nasal bone, this affectionate and sociable kitty is showing the world that appearances don't matter.
64 CAT GRASS
Learn why quality and variety make all the difference when feeding fresh greens to your feline.
65 FELINE DIABETES
Find out how diet and acupressure can help manage this common disease by supporting his digestion.
70 PEST CONTROL – OUTDOORS AND IN
Keep Fido and Fluffy safe this spring by replacing chemicals with non-toxic alternatives.
76 ROOIBOS TEA
Added to his food, incorporated into recipes or used topically, this healing brew offers a range of benefits.
82 LIVER SHUNTS
This insidious condition is difficult to diagnose, but it can be managed with nutritional therapy and nutraceuticals.
85 TOP 7 SEEDS YOU CAN SHARE WITH YOUR DOG
From chia to hemp to sesame – they're packed with goodness. Give these healthful recipes a try.
90 "NEW AGE" HEALING MODALITIES
These energy-based therapies have a place in many holistic and integrative approaches.