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Skin Irritationand Itching in Dogs

Skin Irritation, Itching in Dogs

Dogs can suffer from skin problems just as humans can. How you treat or try to alleviate the particular problem your dog is having will depend on what is causing it. Below I will cover a few of the most common skin irritations in dogs. One of the most common skin problems that dogs suffer […]

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Is Your Home Safe for Your Dog?

Dogs have a tendency of trying to eat just about everything they come across. In most cases, this causes some slight discomfort. There are things, however, that can be dangerous enough to cause death to your dog if he eats them. Common Household Dangers for Dogs 1) Antifreeze: Many people do not realize it, but […]

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Avoid Table Scraps in Your Dog’s Diet

We have all done it.  Our cute, little furry friend is practically smiling at us from beneath the kitchen table.  The ears are perked and the tail is wagging.  We know what our dog is after.  Just a tiny tidbit from dinner would be delightful, right?  What could it hurt?  It is just a bite […]

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Healing Your Pet With Acupuncture

What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a holistic medical practice involving the insertion of tiny metal needles into points on the body and the subsequent stimulation of the points. This alternative medicine treatment is a common feature in Chinese traditional medicine where it is believed to help re-balance one’s life energy, also known as chi or […]

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Holistic Treatment for Cushing’s Disease in Dogs

The two major organs involved in the development of Cushing’s syndrome in dogs are the two glandular organs of the endocrine system – the pituitary and the adrenal glands (to be particular, the adrenal cortex). The pituitary is the parent gland that releases the Adrenocorticotropin hormone (ACTH) to signal the adrenal cortex to release the stress […]

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How Natural Pet Supplements Fight Disease and Build Immunity

Natural pet supplements and medicines are as vital to pet wellbeing as vitamins and minerals are to our own health. In today’s unhealthy world, we are continuously attacked by anxiety, environmental dangers such as chemicals and toxins from outgassing, in addition to being exposed to micro-organisms such as bacteria and viruses. Like us, our pets […]

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