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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...

Does your dog have allergies or a yeast infection?

They’re related, but not the same. In order to effectively get to the root of your dog’s skin problem, you need to know the...

All about IMHA in dogs

Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) may sound like an obscure disease, but it’s more common than you might think. Something was wrong with Gracie. It started...

Recommendations for ringworm in dogs and cats

Ringworm is relatively common and can spread rapidly. Treatment involves an integrative approach that uses both allopathic medication and natural remedies. Ringworm isn’t aptly named. In...

Skin allergies in cats

Skin allergies can make your cat’s life miserable. Getting to the root of the problem and implementing an integrative treatment plan is the best...

5 steps to an optimal immune system in dogs and cats

A long healthy life for our animal companions depends on a resilient immune system that can resist disease. You may already be incorporating some...

When vaccines should not be given

They’re necessary to protect puppies against infectious disease, but yearly vaccines through adulthood are unnecessary – and in some situations even contraindicated. If you’ve ever...