PET HEALTH

See Spot Eat: Natural Food for Dogs

December 1, 2012

Andrea Lauridsen watched helplessly as her beloved Shih Tzu, Quincy, suffered for half of his 15 years with skin allergies, itching, welts, and redness. “I...

FLOWER POWER FOR PETS

November 1, 2012

Georgina gleefully read me an email she had received from her neighbour who had taken his family and small dog on a road trip to...

Tellington TTouch: The Touch that Teaches

June 1, 2012

Does your dog panic and hide during thunderstorms? Is he a chewer? Maybe he pulls on the leash so that walks are a chore rather...

NEW TRICKS FOR OLD DOGS

March 1, 2012

(Ed note: This article was first published in 1998, and has since been updated and expanded for this issue.) As we know, pet health lies...

Herbal Medicine & Pets: Natural Nutrition for Kitty

February 1, 2012

The love and affection we receive from our pets is wonderful therapy for young and old. And nourishing them for a long and healthy life...

TCM for Pets

September 1, 2011

Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine As people across North America are returning to more natural methods of improving their health, they are seeking the same for...

Natural Detoxification for Pets

July 1, 2011

Just like us, our animals are constantly exposed to toxins in their food and environment. Here’s how to help them back to wellness. Mystie is...

Nail Trimming Techniques and Injury Prevention for Furry Feet

May 1, 2011

Just as May’s flowers begin to spring up from the ground once again, so do our pets’ desires to spring forth into nature with renewed...

The ABCs of Animal Wellness

April 1, 2011

Whether Curing Cancer in Pets or People – The Same Fundamental Principles Apply On March 27, the 8 a.m. CBC radio news summarized the presentations...

Alarming Rates of Cancer Found in Pets and Wildlife

March 1, 2011

In May 2007, the American Cancer Society’s Journal, Cancer, published a database identifying 216 chemicals that are known to cause breast cancer in animals. Many...

One Cat’s Story of Healing with Homeopathy

February 1, 2011

When I moved into my house a few years ago, I couldn’t help but feel sorry for the stray cats that came into my yard....

The Essential Guide to Pet Safety During the Holiday Season

December 1, 2010

Many common foods, plants, and other things abundant in the home during the holidays are there because we delight in them. But what’s good for...

Feline Diabetes: It’s Not to Die For

November 1, 2010

If your cat suddenly turns into a zombie, staring vacantly at nothing at all and acting unresponsive, you might be inclined to think that aliens...

Reparapet Helps Alleviate Pets’ Joint Pain and Inflammation

October 1, 2010

Just like humans, pets suffer from joint pain, inflammation and reduced mobility as they age. Pets, too, need natural and safe solutions to ensure their...

Overcoming Osteosarcoma: Defeating Canine Cancer with Natural Therapies

September 1, 2010

Diesel is a highly energetic and loving 4-year-old Boxer.  He is my sister’s dog, but I love him as though he were my own! To...

Shedding the Myths: Seven Steps to Healthy Coats for Pets

July 1, 2010

So, there’s fur on your socks, fur all over your coach, fur in the water bowl you changed an hour ago – and you’ve become...