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  • How to Clean Wounds: The Myths of Hydrogen Peroxide

    For years, people have used hydrogen peroxide to clean out wounds. It’s also still one of the most commonly used solutions for wound irrigation and...
  • How to Make Healthy Dehydrated Treats

    Making dried treats at home is easy and saves money. Your pets will thank you!
  • A Story of Thankfulness: Dogs at the First Thanksgiving

      While we have long known dogs to be invaluable members of our families, one of my favorite tales of man's best friend goes all the way back to 17...
  • Healthy Treats Matter

    Don't ruin a high-quality diet by feeding low-quality snacks.
  • Mold: The Silent Home Toxin Sickening Your Dog

    While the impact of mold in humans is well-documented, the effect that it can have on pets is less understood. But it’s important to know that mold in the home can be toxic to dogs, and could be the cause of ongoing health problems.
  • Helping Pets With Noise Phobias

    July 4th celebrations are right around the corner, bringing with them fireworks, sparklers, and cap guns, all of which can be frightening for even...
  • Treating Arthritis Naturally

    I get questions in my inbox on a daily basis from pet owners looking for natural treatments for painful arthritic pets. Arthritis is extremely com...
  • Glyphosate - What is it and Why should I care?

    Glyphosate is an herbicide. It is applied to the leaves of plants to kill both broadleaf plants and grasses. Glyphosate was first registered for u...
  • Dental Care for Pets

    Pets Need Proper Dental Care, Just Like People Do Eighty percent of pets have periodontal disease, based on information from a scientific study ...
  • The Purchase Price of a Pet?

    Recently I had a great conversation with a client about the price of purchasing a dog (or cat). She told me her mother has a Cavalier King Charles...
  • Veterinarians Need to Use Common Sense

    I recently received this email: My 5 month old 8lb Cavapoo just went to the vet. I am a new dog owner, I’ve never had an animal and I apparently...
  • Higher Price Does Not Mean More Meat

    Analysts for Woof Whiskers recently undertook a survey of pet foods offered for sale on a popular website. They compared protein content to price ...