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.
When it comes to talking about parasites most people cringe – and for a good reason. Parasites are freeloaders; they are like the guests that come to your house uninvited with no intentions of leaving. But parasites are important from an evolutionary point of view and play a large role in the natural selection process…. Continue Reading