Category Archives: Dogs

10 Foods Your Dog Should Not Eat

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Humans have both an extreme strength and an extreme weakness when it comes to loving their pets. Dog owners in particular are known for loving their dogs the same as they do their children. So what’s the extreme weakness? It’s our lack of good decision making when it comes to our dog’s diet and health. Dogs, across the globe, are taken for medical emergency care due to foods we feed them. One of the most dangerous times of the year for our dogs is Halloween because of the candy and other foods we give to our dogs without realizing what harmful affects they can cause to our dog’s health.

Grow an Herbal Garden for Your Dog – 10 Medicinal Herbs for Dogs

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It is well documented that animals in the wild have natural instincts for picking and choosing the herbs they need for not only the healing properties, but also to promote health. My goats would browse herbs (weeds) in the pasture and canyons when we went on our hiking trips with them, nibbling and tasting and choosing which plants were at the right growth phase for their needs.

How To Make Homemade Dry Dog Food

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If you are anything like me, your dog is not just a dog. HE is your baby, your companion, and the most loyal friend you will ever have. So why wouldn’t you want to do whats best for you dog and his health? A dogs diet is just a crucial as a healthy diet is for us. It promotes brain development, proper growth, dental benefits, and a shiny coat.

All Natural Superb Treatment and Remedy for Dog Flea Control

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If you want a happy and healthy dog, regular grooming, and good nutrition is the best way to protect your dog.

How to Make Peanut Butter Bones for Your Dog

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If you want to give your dog healthy treats that he will love, give him some peanut butter bones. These are not only delicious (at least to dogs), they are also healthy, because peanut butter is loaded with many nutrients, including protein, and vitamins E and K. Vitamin E will help to protect your dog’s immune system, while vitamin K will help ensure a shiny, healthy coat. These peanut butter treats are really easy to make, and the recipe only requires a few simple ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry.

Homemade Pet Treats: Economical, Easy and Nutritious

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Many families are struggling to find time to sit down together for a meal these days so it may seem funny that more people are making time to bake treats for their pets. But pets are gaining status in the family hierarchy, according to a Harris Interactive study. In fact, more than 90 percent of pet owners say their pets are an official member of the family. Twenty-four percent say they frequently cook specifically for their pets.

Natural Dog Arthritis Treatment

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Lіke humans, dogs can suffer from the paіns of arthritis. Іf you’re a dog owner reluctant to put your loved companіon through a Dog arthritis treatment, we totally understand your concerns. Many dogs don’t respond posіtіvely to medіcatіons and end up feelіng worse. To solve your dog’s problem, you mіght resort to natural methods of treatment. Let us begіn by defіnіng arthritis and іts causes іn the canіne world.

Homemade Dog Food Basics

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More and more people are beginning to make their dog’s food at home rather than buying commercial formulas. Homemade dog food doesn’t contain any substances that could possibly be harmful to your dog’s health such as artificial coloring and artificial flavors.

Spunky and The “Apple a Day Dog Treat” Dog Food Recipe

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My dog, Spunky, was put on a new diet last fall by our veterinarian who sold us the food. After five days Spunky became very ill. He was vomiting, eating less, became listless and staggered when he tried to walk.

Aromatherapy for Animals, Part 1: Healing Blends for Dogs

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The trend toward natural health consciousness in humans is gaining popularity in the animal world too. Many veterinarians are beginning to introduce natural therapies in their practice, including osteopathy, homeopathy, acupuncture, flower essences and more recently aromatherapy.

Aromatherapy for Animals, Part 2: Stress-Relieving Holistic Blends for Dogs

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Happiness, sadness, anger, fear, love — emotions play a pivotal role in our lives. But are these types of feelings an integral part of an animal’s world as well?

Aromatherapy for Man’s Faithful Friend – Dog

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Emotions like happiness, sadness, anger, fear and love play a crucial role in human being’s life. These feelings are also an integral part of an animal’s world. Aromatherapy also provides immediate, profound and long lasting results on animal’s overall health and well being.

How to Remove Dog Urine Odor

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Dog urine odor can be a huge problem for some pet owners. The highly objectionable odor can overtake even the toughest noses. The reason the odor becomes so strong is clear. Dogs tend to urinate in the same spot repeatedly. Cleaning up the urine often isn’t enough to deter the dog from returning.