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Treating yeast infections in dogs

It's the itch that keeps coming back. Get to the root of your dog's yeast infection, and eliminate it using herbal and dietary measures. When I...

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...

Tips for bathing your dog

Regular bathing is important, but what if he freaks out every time you try to get him in the tub? These techniques help make...

Lupus in dogs

Lupus is a disease found in humans, but did you know this immune-mediated condition can afflict German shepherds, huskies and collies? In my many years...

Health benefits of camel milk for dogs

It’s still relatively new to North Americans, but camel milk is a highly nutritious food that’s showing promise as a healing therapy for dogs. Think of...

Zoonoses: can your dog make you sick?

Zoonoses are diseases transmitted from animals to humans, or vice versa. But don’t panic – taking the right precautions can keep you both healthy. Many...

How to treat environmental allergies in dogs

Does your dog suffer from environmental allergies? Here's a few tips to help ease his symptoms. Some dogs with environmental allergies have diarrhea, others have...

What your dog’s nose can tell you

Does a cold nose means your dog is healthy? Find out what her snout can truly reveal about her overall well being. A lot of...

Grooming your dog promotes good health!

Grooming is not just about making him look pretty. It also prevents some unpleasant health and hygiene issues. Nicky is a Maltese whose person wanted to...

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...

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...

Treating dog’s hot spots

Hot spots look and feel miserable and frequently arise from an underlying allergy. Treatment is effective if they’re caught early, while a healthy diet...

Top 10 foods for your animal’s skin and coat

Keep your companion's skin and coat looking and feeling good with these power-packed whole foods. Back in the early 1980s, I was introduced to a...

How to protect your dog from skin cancer

A lot of people think dogs don’t need shielding from the sun’s UV rays. But sunburn and even skin cancer can occur in canines...

10 signs of cancer in dogs and cats

Our companions can't tell us when they're not feeling well, so it is important that we know what to look for when it comes to...

Edible seaweeds for you and your pets

From kelp to kombu, edible seaweeds are versatile “veggies” full of nutrition and flavor. They’re good for your animal companion too. Seaweeds are a super...

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...

Canine grooming products

Take a look at the huge variety of specialty spa-type grooming products for dogs, including “finishers”, fragrances and other luxury items. Many grooming products on...

Fatty lipomas in dogs

This article takes a closer look at lipomas in dogs, and helps you understand when to be concerned. As animals age, it’s very common for...

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?...

Supplements for senior animals

Along with an optimum diet, adequate exercise and lots of loving attention, the use of appropriate supplements for senior animals makes it possible for...

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...

How to sculpt an animal-friendly lawn

Keep your lawn pretty and your animals safe by avoiding pesticides! Take a look at these natural alternatives. None of us wants to endanger our...

Hot weather safety for animals

The hot weather can pose a serious danger to you and your animal companions. Here's how to keep them cool all summer long. “If it’s...

Homeopathy for animals

Homeopathy offers a host of solutions to a range of health issues and problems. These are some of the most common remedies used in...

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...

Supplements to enhance your pet’s well-being

Your animal deserves a life filled with love, good food and exercise. Based on his individual needs, you can often help nature along with supplements...

How to help dogs with arthritis

As they age, many dogs develop arthritis. Here’s how to help your creaky canine get around more easily. Arthritis is one of the most common...

Keep your dog’s ears clean

By performing weekly home cleanings and inspections of your dog's ears, you can reduce or eliminate her risk of developing a painful problem. Dirty ears...

Health checklist for cats

Is your cat's health as good as it could be? This checklist will help you figure it out. Cats tend to hide discomfort well, so...