PET HEALTH

If Your Cat is Fat, a High-Moisture Diet Could Be the Key to Weight Loss

March 1, 2013

In a bit of good news, it seems a growing number of traditional veterinarians are recommending what they call the “Catkins” diet for kitties who...

ALLEVIATING ARTHRITIS: Getting your pet up and running again

February 1, 2013

Many of us grew up believing that big swollen knuckles, a stiff achy body, pain “before the rain” and general malaise – typical symptoms of...

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...

WINTER MEALS THAT HEAL: Fight Inflammation With Delicious Recipes

November 1, 2012

Ten years ago, I had terrible inflammation in my digestive tract caused by food poisoning. It caused such damage to the lining of my gut...

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...

Three Natural Treatments for Anxiety Disorder

September 1, 2012

The carefree days of summer are coming to an end. Some people cope well with getting back into routine while others find it extremely difficult....

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...

Success Story: Diabetes

June 1, 2012

How One Family Used Nutrition to Conquer Type 1 Diabetes The idea that Type 2 diabetes can be managed, reversed, and now even cured by...

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...

HOMEOPATHIC REMEDIES For Arthritis and Joint Pain

March 1, 2012

The word arthritis comes from the Greek arthron meaning “joint” and the Latin itis meaning “inflammation.” Arthritis affects the musculoskeletal system, specifically the joints. It...

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...