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Bloat in Dogs

Posted by on Dec 10, 2018 in Animal Naturopathy, Dog Nutrition, Featured | 0 comments

Bloat in Dogs

Bloat, (in dogs) or gastric dilatation-volvulus (GDV) as it is also known as, is when the dog’s stomach fills with gas and usually – twists, leaving no escape for the gas that builds up more and more, causing excruciating pain. Some of the signs of bloat are that the dog will struggle to breathe which means that vital processes can be quickly shut off. In many cases, severe distress, pacing, a bloated stomach, excessive drooling and dry heaving is going on. If the gas is not relieved soon enough, death is very possibly! Just recently, I stumbled upon some information that I was...

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Two point seven billion dollar drop in pet food sales!

Posted by on Dec 4, 2018 in Dog Healthy Recipe Corner, Dog News The Latest Poop, Dog Nutrition, Featured, Pet food recalls | 0 comments

Two point seven billion dollar drop in pet food sales!

According to several sources, there has been a $2.7 BILLION dollar drop in pet food sales in the last two years! This is great news for many dogs and cats!  This means that concerned pet owners are actually concerned and listening!  Pet food is not healthy, not nutritious, not fit for food for our carnivore companions!  They have learned or are learning that pet foods contain waste products, toxins, synthetic vitamins, and often euthanized animals, etc.  On top of all of that, they are learning that cooked or processed meats/foods are not able to be properly digested by pets and that the...

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Fearful Anxious Animals After Being Through Disaster

Posted by on Dec 2, 2018 in Featured, What Makes Dog's Tick?, Working With Dogs | 0 comments

Fearful Anxious Animals After Being Through Disaster

I was recently asked what a person or family could do to help their dog who had been through a natural disaster -(fire, flood, earthquake, etc.) get over their being anxious and fearful.   I think they were a bit taken back by my response but they have happily reported that the dog is back to his happy, outgoing self and is actually helping those they meet to feel better too!   What was my response? 1. Be calm, stop dwelling on the bad, focus on the good that came out of the disaster – After a little thought, they told me ” they all got out alive, they had somewhere to go, they...

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Scary Toxic Ingredients In Pet Shampoo

Posted by on Nov 2, 2018 in Articles, Dog News The Latest Poop, Doggy Dangerous Toxins Chemicals & Drugs, Featured | Comments Off on Scary Toxic Ingredients In Pet Shampoo

Scary Toxic Ingredients In Pet Shampoo

Are you at all concerned about the ingredients in your Pet Shampoo? If not, you really should be. While talking about scary, toxic ingredients in pet shampoo may seem trivial to some of you, especially if you only bath your dog once a year or so; there are still many pet owners out there that are oblivious to the fact that the majority of pet shampoos on the market contain quite scary, toxic ingredients. Think About This: The skin is the largest eliminative organ of the body and over 70% of what is put on the skin is absorbed directly into the body.   Many of us don’t stop to think about our...

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Bath Time For FiFi ?

Posted by on Oct 31, 2018 in Dog News The Latest Poop, Featured | Comments Off on Bath Time For FiFi ?

Bath Time For FiFi ?

Are you aware that bathing your healthy dog more than once or twice a year is not really necessary unless they are being shown or doing therapy work?  In fact, frequent bathing can ruin the balance of naturally occurring oils your dog’s body that keep the skin and coat healthy. Are you also aware that the majority of pet shampoos on the market contain not only harmful but toxic and often times carcinogenic ingredients?   Now, of course, should your dog roll in the mud or in something that smells horrid, then bathing is surely in order. However, you can just rinse the dog off with warm water....

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