A little while ago I wrote about vegan dog food. One thing I did was to go through the ingredient list. One ingredient in V-Dog that I objected to (OK seriously, I objected to everything) was Canola oil. This is a new oil coming out of Canada in 1974. It is GMO and very dangerous. … Read more
What is Colostrum? If you are a Mother, you are aware that colostrum is the first milk that a mammal produces after giving birth. It is the first food for mammals and all mammals produce it for their offspring. It is an absolutely amazing food. I remember reading “The Grapes of Wrath” in high school, … Read more
A while back I wrote a short blog about exercising puppies and the need to be cautious. Too much and/or too intense exercise can damage growing puppy growth plates especially in larger breeds of dogs. Recently I wrote a blog about the effects of early spay and neuter on the growth plates of puppies. A … Read more
In October of 1999, I brought home the sweetest little 8 week old Golden Retriever puppy. She snuggled into my arms at the headquarters of Guide Dogs For The Blind in San Rafael CA. She took instantly to my beloved 13.5 year old Golden, Rontu. I was happy to hear that she had already been … Read more
How many of you think about the health of your pets kidneys? I didn’t until July of 2011 when my 12 year old Golden Retriever, Josephine, became very ill. She was diagnosed with an enlarged kidney which the Dr. said was an infection. Sadly Josephine only lived until September of 2011. Her health crisis was … Read more
So what does the length of your dogs nails have to do with his overall health? Turns out, everything. Just as with us, the foundation of our structure are our feet. If our feet hurt, everything hurts. It also impacts their posture and the health of their joints in addition to the health of their … Read more
FDA Alerts Pet Owners and Veterinarians About Potential for Neurologic Adverse Events with Certain Flea and Tick Products https://truthaboutpetfood.com/fda-alerts-pet-owners-and-veterinarians-about-potential-for-neurologic-adverse-events-with-certain-flea-and-tick-products/ But, I would say that ALL chemical flea and ticks treatments will cause neurologic events, and more. They can also cause liver damage, organ failure and death. The insert says to wear gloves when applying, not … Read more
More than 100 years ago Natural Medicine suffered a nearly fatal blow with the well planned, systematic destruction of modalities such as herbs, homeopathy, and chiropractic medicines. It’s a sordid tale of greed and self serving. Rockefeller tried to completely destroy homeopathy all the while he was under the care of a homeopathic Dr.