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  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    Recently there has been a lot of speculation surrounding the relationship between dilated cardiomyopathy and feeding grain-free kibble. The FDA is...
  • Benefits of CoQ10 for Heart Disease

    A recent study evaluating the effects of using CoQ10 for dogs with heart disease revealed information regarding dosing. Clinical benefits for huma...
  • Five Genetic Diseases of Cavalier King Charles Spaniels

    Also called "Love Sponges", these dogs will steal your heart. Unfortunately, their tendency to develop heart and neurologic problems are often eno...
  • Five Genetic Diseases of Boxers

    Boxers are a wonderful breed of dog, friendly, loyal, and energetic. Unfortunately, they can also fall victim to genetic diseases that will shorte...
  • Conflict of Interest in Pet Food Research?

    For the past few months we have been reading and hearing reports that dogs are suffering from dilated cardiomyopathy, or DCM, related to being fed...
  • Top 10 dog-friendly races and why you must participate

    Research confirms that petting, playing with, or just watching animals can lower cortisol levels and increase serotonin production. In simple word...
  • Treating Heart Disease: Holistic Prevention vs Pharmaceutical Band-aid

    As an owner of Cavalier King Charles Spaniels and past owner of Doberman Pinschers, I am always on watch for any symptoms of heart disease. Both b...
  • Heart Disease Success Story

    Hi Dr. Morgan. I am emailing you to let you know that my dog with congestive heart failure (grade 4 systolic left apical murmur) was just re-check...
  • Death by Dog Food?

    Highly processed pet food may appear to be complete and balanced when reading the nutrition panel on the package, but is it really providing the b...
  • Pet Food Scams Stealing Your Money

      A follower just told me she is feeding a dry kibble dog food that is advertised as being "specially formulated for dogs suffering from or at ris...
  • The Cycle of Life (or Qi)

    In Chinese Medicine Qi follows a cycle throughout the day and night, circulating through the various body organs, explaining why symptoms can wax ...