Recreational Bones For Dogs

As much as we love our dogs and try to provide a loving environment for them, most dogs suffer from boredom. This often makes meal time the highlight of the dog’s day, but with many dogs, meals last only seconds then it’s back to looking for something to do. One way you can help your…

Car Sickness Remedies for Dogs

Motion sickness can be a common issue in many dogs, much to the dismay of the people who love them and want to take them for rides! Generally, dogs will often grow out of motion sickness as they age and as they are taken out for more frequent rides. If your dog suffers from motion…

Can Fish Oil Kill Dogs?

I Almost Killed My Dog With Fish Oil That’s the thought provoking title to a five year old post that recently made the social media rounds. If you haven’t seen it surface recently, the gist of the article is a seemingly anonymous dog owner noticed that her three year old Neopolitan Mastiff became terribly lame…

Kidney Failure In Dogs – Natural Treatment Options

Caring Naturally For Dogs With Kidney Disease The kidneys are sophisticated trash collectors that process blood to sift out waste products and extra water. The waste and extra water become urine, which flows to your dog’s bladder through tubes called ureters. The bladder stores urine until your dog relieves himself. The wastes in your dog’s blood come from the normal breakdown of active muscle…

Raw Feeding Primer

I hope that what follows is not a recipe plan but rather an outline of what I have learned in my years of study and observation.  This is the way I choose to feed my dogs. I don’t know if it is the right way, nor does anyone else. I certainly do not advocate this…

Plantain: A Great Digestive Aid For Your Dog!

Plantain (Plantago major) is a weed commonly found in the wild and, much to the dismay of many suburbanites, the lawns of almost everyone living in temperate climates. This hardy weed can frequently be found growing in the cracks and crevices of walkways, on dirt roads and in the craks of roads and highways. Plantain…