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Enzymes and your dog or cat

Every pet can benefit from enzyme supplementation. Enzymes not only support digestive health and enhance nutrient absorption; they also reduce inflammation and boost overall...

Folliculitis in dogs

This common condition is caused by an inflammation of the skin follicles. Here are some natural ways to ease the itch of folliculitis. Have you...

Natural approaches to allergies

In canines, seasonal allergies usually manifest as skin problems and scratching. Here’s how to ease the discomfort. It’s spring – the start of another allergy...

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...

Dental disease linked to organ problems

Dental issues may harm your dog or cat’s kidneys, lungs, liver, heart and even his immune system.   Do you factor your dog or cat’s dental...

Immunocompromised and living with your cat

If you are immunocompromised, you have a higher chance of contracting infections from your cat, but that doesn’t mean you have to get rid of...

Boost your dog’s immunity with acupressure

These four acupressure points are powerful allies for making sure your dog’s immunity is up to the job of protecting him from illness. Your dog's...

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...

Rabies Challenge Fund — the results so far

It's five years in, and the first results are in. Find out what they are telling us about rabies vaccines and the duration of...

The latest on vaccination

We’ve known about the risks of over-vaccination for awhile now, though many veterinarians, trainers, boarding kennel operators and others still promote yearly boosters. Learn...

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...

Does your dog have thyroid problems?

Is your dog behaving strangely? Has he developed unusual symptoms and acting apathetic or aggressive? It could be a thyroid problem. Kodak, a young bearded collie, was...

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...

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...

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...

Circovirus in dogs

What exactly is circovirus, and what steps can you take to ensure your dog doesn't "catch" it? Many people are worried about circovirus causing diarrhea...

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...

Herbs for digestive problems in dogs

Digestive problems are common in dogs. Take a look at how herbs can help resolve these issues. Anyone who shares their life with a dog...

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...

Energy healing for your dog

You’ve heard the term energy healing but what exactly is it and why and how does it work? For most of us, the word “energy”...

Autoimmune diseases in dogs

Autoimmune diseases are increasingly prevalent and have genetic and environmental triggers. Here’s what you should be aware of. If you were unlucky enough to catch a cold...

Antioxidants for dogs with cancer

They’re crucial to good health, but some vets feel they interfere with conventional cancer treatments. Find out why, and how an integrative approach with...

Top 20 supplements for animals

Good nutrition is the foundation of good health. Feeding your dog a wholesome diet along with the proper supplements will ensure he is getting everything...

Nematodes for animal flea control

Looking for a way to combat pests naturally? Here's why you should consider nematodes.  When it comes to flea control, a lot of people assume...

Aromatherapy for dogs

Wild about aromatherapy? Take a look at some popular essential oils and the benefits they offer dogs! Have you hopped on the aromatherapy train yet?...

Antioxidants for cats and dogs

Antioxidants are one of the most common classes of nutritional supplements prescribed by veterinarians to help prevent and treat disease. Let's take a closer...

All about vaccines for dogs

Over-vaccination is a real risk, yet there is still a push for yearly boosters. Learn which vaccines are really necessary, and when, and how to...

Cancer care for pets

Take a look at how conventional and alternative therapies can work together to combat cancer in dogs and cats. Talk to any animal lover, and chances...

Do I have to vaccinate my dog?

Do you have to vaccinate you dog? Here's a closer look at your options when it comes to vaccination. Recently, there has been a paradigm...

Titer testing in cats

Want to avoid over-vaccinating your cat? Titer testing is a viable alternative to annual booster shots. Jeannie recently adopted a three-year-old cat from her local...

Fighting fleas on dogs and cats

Summertime, and the livin’ is easy…until the fleas start biting. Here's how to combat these nasty pests in the most natural way possible. Fleas are...