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Household cleaners that are safe for pets

Having a clean house is important, but so is the safety of your dog or cat. Here’s a breakdown of toxic ingredients to avoid...

Does your dog have hot spots?

These inflamed red lesions on your dog’s skin can cause him a lot of itching and pain. Find out what really causes hot spots,...

Pet-friendly alternatives to lawn and garden chemicals

Pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers are full of toxins that are harmful to dogs and cats. Using safe natural methods to keep your lawn and...

Why artificial scents are harming your pets

Artificial scents may make your house fresh and fragrant, but the chemicals that go into them can be toxic. You’ve seen the ads for all...

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...

Do’s and Don’ts for safe dog toys

Looking for the perfect playthings for your pooch? Check out our top do's and don'ts for safe dog toys! DO Be size-wise. Ensure the...

Protect him from harmful and toxic objects

Socks, rocks, bones, chocolate, coins… all of these items can be harmful to our pets! As a pet owner, there are pet first aid skills...

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...

Non-Toxic pest control

Keep Fido and Fluffy safe this spring by replacing chemicals with non-toxic pest control alternatives. April showers bring May flowers – and pests – to...

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...

Animal-friendly remodeling

Here's how to keep your animal companions safe and comfortable during home remodeling projects — without sending them to a kennel. When planning a home...

Is paint toxic to your cat and dog?

Next time your are giving your house a face lift, be sure to keep your dog and cat away from the paint you are...

How zeolites can heal your dog

Your animal’s body is bombarded with harmful substances every day. Zeolites are uniquely-structured minerals that can help detoxify him and promote healing. We can do a...

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...

Fracking – Is It Harming Your Dog?

Is the procedure from the mining industry known as fracking causing a lot of controversy and health concerns for your dog? If you keep up...

Toxicovigilance and your dog

Toxicovigilance is abundant in the environment. Learn how heavy metals are impacting your dog's health, and what you can do about it. It’s a fact that our air, soil,...

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...

Top 5 herbs for your dog’s joints

Properly used in conjunction with an overall holistic healthcare plan, these healing herbs can have a powerful effect on your canine’s creaky joints. Herbs have a...

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...

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...

Water purification for animals

You know fresh water is vital to your animal's well being. A home filtration or purification system can help ensure his next drink is...

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...

Keep your animal safe from these toxins!

Like it or not, our world is filled with chemicals and toxins that can harm your dog or cat. It’s impossible to eliminate them...

10 steps to animal-friendly decor

Moving? Renovating? Redecorating? Here's how to design a healthy, comfy home with beautiful decor that's safe for your animal companions! Finding animal-friendly decor is trickier...

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...

Spending the holiday season with pets

Follow these helpful tips to ensure a happy, healthy holiday season…for you and your animal companions! The holiday season has arrived! It’s exciting, it’s busy...

Going green with your dog

We can’t be perfect when it comes to going green, but there’s lots we can do to make a difference thanks to all the...