Recently, I was reading one of my favorite blog sites when I came across this bit of advice. “The second best essential oil for repelling ticks is American Pennyroyal.” The writer went on to tell the reader to apply a few drops of oil to a dog’s fur. I couldn’t believe what I was reading!… Continue Reading
I saw one of my favorite senior canine patients this week, Caleb. I actually wrote about him earlier, after he had such an amazing response to a single dose of a vaccinosis remedy. This time, tumor surgery was his main reason to visit. Catherine had had it with his grossly growing tumors and the constant… Continue Reading
For 25 points, the answer is menadione bisulfite, which may cause anemia. The question is, what’s Vitamin K in “natural” pet food? For 50 points, the answer is retinyl palmitate, which may cause loss of appetite, irritability or bone changes. The question is, what’s Vitamin A? For 100 points, the answer is ascorbic acid, which… Continue Reading
ogs spend a lot of time eating grass. Have you ever wondered why? Although grass is a green plant that dogs have easy access to, it’s used for decorating lawns, not as a food source. Yet all dogs love to eat grass. Do they somehow know that the chlorophyll found in grass has a… Continue Reading
Dangerous aflatoxins and Mycotoxins are becoming much more prevalent in dog foods, due to recent droughts and mold-laden corn crops.