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  • Study Supports What the Chinese Knew 3,000 Years Ago

    A study was recently published by researchers in Australia and New Zealand identifying five personality types in domestic cats, using a model comm...
  • Veterinarians Don't Understand Immunology

    This is a tale of two veterinarians practicing thousands of miles from each other in the United States. These two veterinarians have something in ...
  • Dangerous Ingredients

    How well do you read the labels on products you purchase for your pets? Do you know which ingredients to avoid? How often do pet product companies...
  • Ginger - Good Stuff!

    Ginger is one of the healthiest and tastiest spices known. It is closely related to turmeric; the root or rhizome is the part of the plant eaten. ...
  • The Most Important Ingredient in Pet Health

    "You are what you eat" and "Food is the foundation of life" are two of my favorite quotes. Without proper nutrition, health fades. According to Tr...
  • Anti-oxidants: Why Do They Matter?

    What is oxidation? Oxidation is a chemical reaction that takes place when cells or substances are exposed to oxygen. It is happening all the time,...
  • Vaccination Debate

    This is an excerpt from my book From Needles to Natural: Learning Holistic Pet Healing.  "For years, dogs and cats have been bombarded with anywhe...
  • Feed The Dog, Not The Cancer

    On Myra's continued journey to conquer lymphoma, it will be important to feed her a diet that is designed to feed her good nutrition while trying ...
  • 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 ...
  • Need a Holistic Veterinarian?

    I hear a common complaint on my Facebook page, website, and phone consultations - people are unable to find a holistic veterinarian to work with t...
  • Natural Flea & Tick Prevention

    Now that we've decided our world is polluted from all the chemicals we are using, we need to come up with some more natural alternatives to keep o...