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How to introduce a new dog to your cat

Your dog and cat can co-exist, but it is vital to go about it the right way for everyone's safety. Here are some great...

Melatonin for dogs and cats

Along with promoting sleep, melatonin may also help with Cushing’s disease, separation anxiety and other dog and cat health problems. Melatonin as a nutritional supplement...

Hospice for cats

More people turn to hospice care for aging or terminally ill felines. In the past, euthanasia was often the only option for cats with terminal illnesses....

Using conventional medications safely

Medications like antibiotics, NSAIDs and steroids are sometimes necessary to treat canine and feline illnesses, but it’s important they’re not used indiscriminately. As a holistic veterinarian,...

Candle safety for your dog or cat

Candle safety is more than keeping burning candles out of his reach. What they’re made of is also of paramount importance. Candles are favorite home décor...

Feeding your dog from a TCVM perspective

Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) teaches that foods affect the body in multiple ways. Feeding your dog using this approach can enhance his well-being. Food...

Travel stress-free this holiday

Taking your dog on a road trip to visit friends or family this festive season (or any other time)? This travel checklist will help...

10 tips to help him live a longer life

You want your furry friend to be with you as long as possible. Incorporate these suggestions into his care to help ensure his health and longevity. You want...

Improve memory function in older dogs and cats

An interest in senior animals led to an innovative supplement that helps improve memory and cognition in companion animals. As people age, they often experience...

Dealing with IBD

IBD (inflammatory bowel disease) is a  common gastrointestinal problem that can make him (and you) miserable, but with the right treatment, your companion can...

4 top nutrients every animal needs

No matter what type of food you feed your dog or cat, these few specific supplements will give him important nutrients and improve his...

Social well-being for dogs

Companionship and social well-being are as vital to his quality of life as food, water and shelter. My mother is an animal lover. That’s why she...

The real problem with wheat

People and animals have been eating wheat for thousands of years, so why has it started causing health issues in so many? The answer may...

Richard Kitty

Children are especially attracted to Richard Kitty with the “odd eyes”. You don’t see it often, but every now and then, an animal (or person) is...

5 tips for keeping your pets safe when disaster strikes

Cover these 5 important points when disaster strikes and you'll help your pets stay as safe and stress-free as possible. When a natural disaster strikes, there’s...

Tellington TTouch

We talk with Linda Tellington-Jones about her effective approach for animal healing, training and communication with TTouch. AW: What is Tellington TTouch? LTJ: It’s a gentle,...

Animal titer testing FAQs

Answering your questions about titer testing, a safe alternative to annual vaccines. Vaccinations can be both helpful and harmful. It all depends on how they’re...

Checklist to help prepare for a disaster

Cover these 4 important points and you’ll help him stay as safe and stress-free as possible when faced with any disaster. From hurricanes, tornadoes and...

From down under and into our hearts: Katja Glieson & Kestra

18-year-old Australian-born singer Katja Glieson has quickly been taking over North America with her recent single, Look At Us, which has been climbing the...

Canadian company helps your pet’s DNA live on forever!

DNA is in all of us, including your beloved pets. So what would you say if we told you that there was now a...

Baywatch reboot star is a huge animal lover!

Pia Lamberg is a former Miss Finland Universe who now lives in Los Angeles and stars as the lead character of Heather in the...

Talking pet challenge coins & fire safety with Kevin Tuohy!

Kevin Tuohy is the owner and creator of Adrenaline Challenge Coins and NHL Challenge Coins which are collectable coins that major celebs, athletes and...

Jackie Moore rescues the love of her life!

Actress Jackie Moore is known for her film credits Student Bodies, Street Smart, Atlantic Rim, and upcoming feature, Pernicious, as well as her TV...

Protect him from harmful and toxic objects

Socks, rocks, bones, chocolate, coins… all of these items can be harmful to our pets! As a pet owner, there are pet first aid skills...

Nala the “undercat”

This gorgeous "undercat" named Nala is an internet star and poster child for shelter adoption. There’s something arresting about Nala’s eyes. Perhaps it’s because they’re...

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...

New age healing modalities for pets

New age healing modalities have a place in many holistic and integrative approaches. A friend of mine recently informed her brother that she was going to...

Feline homing instincts

Many lost or relocated cats are able to find their way home again, even over vast distances using their homing instincts. Feline behavior is often...

Extra-virgin olive oil for dogs

What’s the difference between extra-virgin olive oil, and plain olive oil? Does it matter which one I give my dog? Olive oils are graded according...

Coconut oil for dogs

There is no other oil besides coconut oil that provides the satisfying texture we enjoy in so many foods, while supporting so many diverse...

Cardiomyopathy in dogs and cats — is your animal at risk?

Cardiomyopathy is not just a human condition. Dogs and cats can also suffer. When Jonathan took his seven-year-old boxer cross, Carlyle, to a friend’s house for...

Introducing a new dog to rover?

Introducing a new dog into your home can sometimes be a challenge. By easing into things at a neutral location, and avoiding some common...