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Friday, May 29, 2020

Cats and Dogs - Lifestyle

What do holistic vets do?

What do holistic vets do?

Aside from offering a more natural approach to animal healthcare, how does a holistic veterinarian's day differ from his conventional counterparts? If you’re thinking of...
animal communication

Animal communication

Once regarded with skepticism, animal communication is now often seen as an effective modality for getting to the root of a variety of problems. Taylor...
understanding anxiety and aggression in dogs and cats

Understanding anxiety and aggression in dogs and cats

Why are anxiety and aggression so common in dogs and cats, and how can they be resolved? About three years ago, our Irish setter Coral...
being a pet parent makes you healthier

How being a pet parent improves your health

Being a pet parent offers many benefits. Animal companions not only give us unconditional love and friendship — they also improve our health! Karen is...
acupressure for feline allergies

Acupressure for feline allergies

Your cat can react to many different substances in his environment or food. This simple acupressure technique can help ease feline allergies and strengthen...

Best vacuums for pet parents

Hair, dander and fleas can be a fact of life when you share your home with a dog or cat. So which vacuums can...
Tattoos and piercings for pets

Tattoos and piercings for pets? No thanks!

Some people think giving their pets tattoos and piercings is cute. We see it as a form of animal abuse. Take a look at...
Can dogs help kids learn to read?

Can animals help kids learn to read?

Take a look at how dogs and cats are helping kids learn to read. In our age of computer games and smartphones, getting kids to...
How to ease your dog's arthritis pain

How to ease your dog’s arthritis pain

Diet, supplements, and other therapies work together to reduce the pain and inflammation of arthritis. Like people, dogs and cats often develop arthritis as they...
coping with the grief of losing a pet

Coping with the grief of losing a pet

Grief has many meanings. When we lose a pet, grief can take a physical, cognitive, behavioral, social, spiritual, and philosophical toll. Grief is what you...
be kind to animal's week

Be kind to animals!

We’d like to think that every week is “Be Kind to Animals Week,” but with all the daily news reports about animal abuse and...
Top 5 benefits of a holistic veterinarian

Top 5 benefits of a holistic veterinarian

Take a look at why you should consider a holistic veterinarian for your pet. Lots of pet owners fall back on traditional veterinarians and chemical...
Feng Shui for your cat and dog

Feng Shui for your cat and dog

Did you know the ancient Chinese system of Feng Shui can benefit your animal companions?  You might think Feng Shui applies only to humans, and...
switching your dog to a holistic or integrative vet

Switching your dog to an integrative or holistic vet

Making the decision to switch from a conventional to an integrative or holistic veterinarian is a great choice. Here's why. You want the best care...
Meditation for you and your pets

Meditation for you and your pets

Dogs and cats, through their close connection to us, are aware of and deeply affected by the stress we endure. When we are stressed,...
Automatic feeders for pets

Automatic feeders for pets

Busy schedule? Automatic feeders ensure your animals stay fed and hydrated while you're out. Dogs and cats like routine. They like to eat at the...
Setting up a pet trust

Setting up a pet trust

What would happen to your animal if you passed away or were incapacitated by illness or injury? A pet trust can help ensure she'll...
Healing your pets with crystals

Healing your pets with crystals

They're beautiful, alluring and have healing powers...find out how crystals and gems can enhance your dog or cat's well being. Crystals and gemstones are gifts...
dog and cat health insurance

Dog and cat insurance statistics

How many pups get ear infections? Do only cats get UTIs? Here's what we can learn from the statistics compiled by pet insurance companies. Ever...
eco-friendly pet products

Eco-friendly pet products

Keep your pet -- and the environment -- healthy and happy with these eco-friendly pet products! Like most animal lovers, I’m concerned about the state...
Is paint toxic to your cat and dog?

Is paint toxic to your cat and dog?

Next time your are giving your house a face lift, be sure to keep your dog and cat away from the paint you are...
4 new veterinary medicine advancements

4 new veterinary medicine advancements

Technology is pushing the bounds of veterinary medicine to new limits. Learn about four of the newest advancement that can benefit your companion animal. Next...
5 tips to keep pets safe in the city

5 tips to keep pets safe in the city

Follow these six tips to keep your companion out of harm's way in the big city! City environments can be fun for animals. There’s plenty...
Social media for animal lovers

Social media for animal lovers

Animal lovers unite! Social media is a great tool to stay connected with those who share your passion for dogs and cats and everything...
Color therapy and your pet's well-being

Color therapy and your pet’s well-being

Color therapy can have profound effects on our physical, emotional and even mental well being. The same applies to our dogs and cats. Color therapy...
yoga dog

Doing yoga with your cat or dog

Try this five-step yoga session at home with your dog or cat, and notice how much better you feel afterwards, mind and body! Many of...
Biodegradable litter for your cat

Biodegradable litter for your cat

What do nutshells, pine wood, corn and wheat all have in common? They’re part of a growing trend that’s replacing clay with sustainable and...
Investing in animals

Investing in animals

Interested in investing your money? Why not support a company that stands up for the welfare of animals? The trend toward socially responsible investing (SRI)...
Using energy to heal dogs and cats

Using energy to heal dogs and cats

The fields of animal behavior and energy work come together in this practitioner’s approach to helping dogs and cats. “As a child, I had a...