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Category Archives: Pets

Natural Remedies for Your Dog’s Ear Infection

Have you ever noticed your dog scratching his ears or shaking his head incessantly? How about a foul-smelling discharge coming from his ears? If so, chances are you’ve had to deal with a canine ear infection. Everything from bacteria to yeast, fleas, and allergic reactions to food can cause infection, and certain dogs are more […]

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OliveViate: Versatile Natural Relief for Winter Skin

As the temperature drops and the furnace starts working overtime, you might notice your skin looking a little more irritated and a little less vibrant. Cold weather, low humidity, and indoor heating can wreck havoc on your skin around this time of year. One of the safest and most effective ways to combat  a range […]

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Fish Oil Supplements for Dogs: Benefits and Dosages

You’re probably already aware how beneficial fish oil is for your health, but did you know how good it is for your dog too? Fish oil is one of the most beneficial supplements that you can add to a dog’s dinner because most don’t get enough of it in their regular diet. Fish oil has […]

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Xylitol and your dog, the Dangers

Xylitol has become widely used as a substitute sweetener for cane sugar in foods, desserts, toothpaste, and gum. While it is harmless to humans and has several excellent benefits compared to raw sugar, it can be deadly to dogs. Benefits for humans:  Many people categorize Xylitol as an artificial sweetnener. However, it is a naturally-occurring […]

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Preventing Pet Baldness

You aren’t the only one losing hair with each birthday that ticks by! Have you noticed your dog’s hair thinning out a bit lately too? Hair loss, also known as alopecia, in dogs can result from a variety of health conditions, nutritional deficiencies, and environmental conditions. If you’re just starting to notice that Fluffy or […]

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Protecting Your Dog’s Skin, Like It’s Your Own

Just because your dog is covered in fluffy fur doesn’t mean that she doesn’t have serious skin issues underneath. Perhaps you’ve been experimenting with all-natural home remedies for your own minor ailments. But did you know that you can often treat your dog with very similar remedies as well? You might be surprised to learn […]

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Dog Joint Health

Joint problems in dogs have become very common in the U.S.  Joint problems are  the result of either degenerative or developmental problems. Developmental causes of joint issues begin early in a dog’s life when the joint does not correctly form. The most common developmental issue is hip dysplasia, where the ball joint in the dog’s […]

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