Category Archives: Health & Nutrition

My Vet said …

Understanding some of the key findings from the latest research on vaccinations, tick and flea control, parasite and worm prevention, spaying and neutering, allergy tests and treatments, choosing dog food, and anxiety medications helps you making informed ...
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What is Toxic to Dogs?

You probably have seen lists of products, vegetables, fruits, nuts or medications that are toxic to dogs. It’s certainly good to know what is safe for your dog to eat but what is usually missing is the quantity at which consumption is truly dangerous.
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My Thoughts on Spaying and Neutering in 2018

My thoughts on spaying and neutering have changed over the years. I used to advocate to spay and neuter dogs before they reached sexual maturity—between six and eight months of age—for behavioral reasons mostly. Not letting your dog’s hormones go wild does have some behavioral benefit ...
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Myths about Raw Feeding

I personally cook for my dogs following a custom recipe. You can read more about what I do and why here. I don't raw feed myself, as my trust in the quality of the meat supply is low. Once raw meat arrives at your house. it has been processed and handled a...
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Treating Whipworms in Dogs Naturally

I want to share a personal story of using Noni Fruit Leather against whip worms and other parasites in my dogs.
I have never used Heartguard or similar drugs and Noni Fruit Leather from Hawaiian Organic Noni has been a life and money saver for me. One of my German Shepherds...
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