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Tips on Natural Treatments for Arthritis in Dogs From a Holistic Veterinarian

Winter cold and damp spring weather can cause extra aches and pains to older pets' joints due to arthritis. In the initial stages, signs of arthritis can be subtle. Arthritis (also called degenerative joint disease, DJD, or osteoarthritis) is the result of chronic wear-and-tear or injury to the joint. Cartilage becomes thinner or even disappears;… Read More »

What You Should Know About Choosing A Holistic Veterinarian For You Cat

More and more people are turning to complementary medicine for themselves. As they realize the scope and power of these practices, they begin to consider using alternatives for their cats. It’s tempting to think we can experiment on our pets with these therapies, but holistic medicine is still medicine and our cats may react very… Read More »

How to Treat Cat Eye Infections – Secrets From a Holistic Veterinarian

Many cats have chronic problems with conjunctivitis (inflammation of the eye membranes). Often, the problem comes and goes. One or both eyes may be red, swollen, watery, crusty, or goopy. Causes include infection, congenital defects (small or absent tear ducts), facial conformation (Persian features), and scarring from previous infections. However, the most common cause of… Read More »