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Detox your dog’s liver

Even with a natural lifestyle, all dogs have toxins in their bodies. Helping the liver do its job can aid in cleansing his system. Fall...

Dog dies from gum containing Xylitol

It may look harmless, but Xylitol, most commonly found in sugarless chewing gum, is one of the top toxins for dogs. Xylitol is a...

Liver shunts — what you need to know

Liver shunts are difficult to diagnose, but it can be managed with nutritional therapy and nutraceuticals. The liver is a busy organ. It performs a...

Carrots for dogs

“Eat your carrots.” Didn’t we all hear that growing up? Didn’t we learn early on that eating carrots meant we’d acquire a super-hero’s power...

Urate stones in dogs

Some breeds are more susceptible to this than others. Here's what you need to know about protecting your best friend from urate stones. Good urinary...

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...

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...

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...

Understanding fatty liver disease in cats

Cats are famous for being finicky, but if they stop eating altogether, they can develop fatty liver disease. Here’s what’s you need to know...

Understanding dog diabetes

Does your dog have diabetes? Don’t panic. This common disease doesn’t have to be fatal, and in most cases can be easily and effectively...

Homemade cat treats

These tasty cat treats are nutritious and easy to make. What more could you (or your kitty) ask for? Want to give your kitty something special?...

Marley’s Mutts Dog Rescue

The founder of this rescue estimates he’s saved more than 600 dogs over the past few years. But he says the dogs have also rescued him. At just...

Toxicity in dogs

Toxicity alert! Here's how to protect your dog's health. “Tasha suffered from itchy rashes and hot spots from the day I adopted her,” says Sandra...

Deworming your animals naturally

Worried about worms? Here's the skinny on deworming your animals naturally — and keeping those pesky pests at bay once and for all! Intestinal parasites...

An integrative approach to animal healing

Integrative medicine offers a harmonious combination of conventional and alternative therapies. It can be especially helpful when dealing with these five common health conditions...

Biotin for your dog’s skin

Is your dog constantly battling skin problems? He may have a biotin deficiency, but thankfully there is a solution. Healthier skin and a younger-looking body. These are...

An animal-friendly holiday menu

Looking for a way to involve your animal companion in this year's festivities? Check out this pet-friendly holiday menu! What would your dog or cat...

Natural ways to treat liver disease in dogs and cats

It’s the largest organ in the body and one of its hardest-working. So when we hear a diagnosis of liver disease, it’s a serious...