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Bone broth recipes for dogs

Rich in nutrients, these simple bone broths have much to offer and can be enjoyed year round. Today, mineral-rich bone broths are the soup craze...

Is your pet eating a healthy diet?

Many positive changes have been made in the pet food industry. But that doesn’t mean all brands on the market are “good” for your...

Understanding holistic cancer care for dogs and cats

This 3-pronged approach to holistic cancer care for pets covers all the bases – it helps the immune system do its job, employs anti-cancer...

5 tips to prevent canine cancer

May is Pet Cancer Awareness Month, and that means it’s time to spread the word about this dreaded and increasingly common disease. Cancer has become...

How pets protect babies from allergies and obesity

Looking for another reason to get a pet? It’s become common knowledge that sharing your life with a companion animal increases happiness. On a...

Addison’s disease

Your pet's immune system plays an essential role in maintaining his health and resistance to disease. However, just like your own immune system, it...

Chiropractic can help his immune system

Spinal misalignments can lead to inflammation and infection in an animal’s body. Regular chiropractic care naturally helps prevent illness. Did you know your dog or...

Multiple therapies for treating cancer in animals

Treating cancer successfully means drawing on a variety of therapies. Cancer isn’t a simple disease. It attacks and affects the body in numerous, often insidious...

Can my dog or cat get ebola?

The risks are minimal on this side of the Atlantic, but here’s what you should know about Ebola. Most of us have been following the...

Sweet potatoes for dogs

On top of their great taste, low price and year-round availability, sweet potatoes are packed with beta-carotene, vitamins B6, C and D, magnesium, potassium...

Broccoli for dogs

Learn all the benefits broccoli has to offer your furry companion. Broccoli shows up cooked on our dinner plates, blended into our soup pots, and...

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...

Pancreatitis — treatment and prevention for dogs

Find out what causes Pancreatitis in dogs and how it can be treated and prevented. I first became aware of the pancreas when I was...

Chiropractic care for your senior dog

Misalignments in your dog's spine do more than cause back pain. They can actually affect his overall health, especially if he’s older. Chiropractic adjustments...

Focus on FIV in cats

FIV is a serious disease with no cure, but alternative therapies can boost immunity and help infected cats lead a normal life. Sydney was dismayed...

Keep his immune system healthy

Many illnesses can be avoided or alleviated by balancing your dog or cat's immune system. Nutrition plays a big part in boosting his defences...

AHCC for your dog’s health

A strong immune system is your animal’s best protection against illness. Along with a healthy lifestyle and diet, supplements like AHCC help attack the...

Acupressure for a healthy dog coat

A dog’s well being is reflected in his coat. By supporting his health with this simple acupressure session, you can help ensure he feels...

Nix dog allergies with NAET

Suppressing allergies with medication is just a band-aid solution. NAET goes right to the root of the issue. Nellie’s allergies began when she was just...

Prevent cancer with foods rich in phytochemicals

Want to help prevent cancer in your dog? Look no further than your fridge. Adding foods rich in phytochemicals to his diet can help reduce his...

Acupressure for Cushing’s in dogs

Cushing's disease is common malady that can easily be mistaken for aging. Here’s how acupressure, a simple but effective healing modality, can help your...

Tui Na for dogs

Tui Na is a powerful form of bodywork that has its roots in ancient China. It’s a simple but effective way to alleviate a wide...

Mushrooms for your dog’s immunity

Can medicinal mushrooms be used to boost your dog's immunity? The studies say yes! My dog, Cardiff, is a neutered Welsh terrier who has...

Why GMOs are bad for your dog

Have you realized your dog's health may be at risk from genetically modified ingredients (GMOs)? Here's what you need to know. Like the proverbial canary...

Be aware of dog autoimmune diseases

Autoimmune diseases are increasingly prevalent in dogs and have genetic and environmental triggers. Here's what you should be aware of. If you were unlucky enough...

The impact of antibiotic resistance in pets

Alternative therapies can help combat the issue of antibiotic resistance in our animal companions.  It’s getting a lot of media attention these days. From news...

Can cats get Lyme disease?

They're less vulnerable to infection than we are, but it is still important to take precautions against lyme disease. Anyone who lives where ticks are...

Glutathione — the king of antioxidants

The glutathione antioxidant is a tiny but powerful nutrient that is vital to your dogs cell health, liver function and immunity. Mention antioxidants, and most...

Cat scratch fever

Cat scratch fever is an uncommon disease that can be passed from felines to humans. Should you be worried? You might know Cat Scratch Fever as...

Leaky gut syndrome and your dog’s immunity

Also called hyperpermeable bowel, leaky gut syndrome is a condition that has a strong relationship to the immune system and the development of chronic...

IBD in dogs

IBD is a complicated condition that may have symptoms similar to other common canine bowel problems. Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is an uncomfortable condition that occurs...

Abnormal hair loss in dogs

Some shedding is natural and normal, but if your dog’s hair loss is excessive and his skin starts to show where it never did...