Natural Eye Care for Dogs

natural eye care for dogs

My dog’s eyes are very precious. Especially since he doesn’t hear well anymore. Buddy is a Cocker Spaniel, and he’s now at least 14 years old. (We adopted him from a no kill shelter, and this is the absolute youngest Read More …

Can You Add Years to Your Dog’s Life?

can you add years to your dog's life

Is it possible to add years to your dog’s life? Unfortunately, I don’t know of any magic bullet or secret recipe, as much as I wish I did. But I can tell you how we’ve used the most natural approach Read More …

Dog Itch Relief Home Remedies

dog itch relief home remedies

Last spring, our elderly dog developed a hot spot. This was a round red bald spot on his back. I presume it was itchy. That’s because he spent an inordinate amount of time scratching it. Many dogs develop these itchy Read More …

Coconut Oil for Dogs With Dry Skin

coconut oil for dogs with dry skin

I am a dog parent who has discovered the wonders of pure natural coconut oil. Last spring, my dog had a nasty hot spot. He started licking it until it blend. Thankfully, he only had one of these. But it Read More …

Putting Your Dog To Sleep Too Soon

dog to sleep too soon

Last Christmas, it seemed as if our dog was nearing the end of his life. He was sleeping a lot. And he wasn’t eating much. At one point, for a few days, he stopped eating altogether. This seemed the finish Read More …

Protecting Dogs in the Heat

Protecting dogs in the heat

With summer approaching, we need to protect our dogs from the heat. This is something I’ve covered before. But it’s such an important topic that I want to do a revisit. We all know to never leave a dog in Read More …

Natural Home Flea Treatment for Dogs

natural home flea treatment for dogs

We’ve only used natural home flea treatments on our own 14-year-old dog. I like to think this approach has contributed to his longevity. Health wise, I can’t imagine there’s anything to be gained by using questionable chemicals. This is especially Read More …

Taking Care Of a 15-Year-Old Dog

taking care of a 15 year old dog

Our wonderful dog is now about 15 years old. We call him our “Christmas miracle.” That’s because, last winter, right around Christmas, it looked like he was reaching the end of his life. He totally stopped eating, and this seemed Read More …

Homeopathic Remedies For Separation and Anxiety in Dogs

homeopathic remedies for separation and anxiety in dogs

Homeopathy is a healing method that’s often used on dogs. You can find a number of wide-spectrum remedies, designed to address common complaints, such as separation anxiety. We’ve been using homeopathy on our 14-year-old dog since we brought him home Read More …

Vetionix For Dogs

Vetionix For Dogs

Finding a good homeopath is often difficult. So there’s a really good option I want to tell you about, in case you can’t find a personal practitioner. This is Vetionix wide-spectrum homeopathy. It’s┬ádesigned to handle the most common canine complaints, Read More …