Honey, You’re Just Great

My family once owned a dog with a fierce allergy problem. His name was Sam and he suffered from horrible skin conditions for most of his life. Nothing the veterinarian gave him provided a decent means to an end for his problems – most provided no relief and those that did were detrimental to his […]

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From Table to Tree: Toxic Tidbits to Avoid this Holiday Season

As you know, the seasons are changing and the holidays are approaching fast. During this time we clean and decorate the house, spend hours in the kitchen cooking special meals, and let’s not forget spending as much time with our loved ones including our pets! But in a blink of an eye, accidents happen. Your […]

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Here We Go Again – Poisoning our Dogs

  Cook for your Dog People!  Make your dog home made treats, stop buying crap at the store that will make your dog sick!  I am livid!!! This just in: More than 1,000 dogs have died and thousands have gotten sick after eating jerky treats mostly made in China, according to pet owners’ reports to […]

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Don’t Let Your Pets Become A Statistic Of Veterinary Care!

Over $50 billion will be spent on our pets in the United States this year. Of that, $20 billion will pay for food, and over $14 billion will be spent on veterinary care. The pet insurance industry is a money-making monster; growing at a rate of 25% each year and projected to be $664 million […]

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Ear Problems, Dirt, Wax & Odors?

Written by Andi Brown Keeping your pets’ ears clean and bacteria free is as essential to their good health, as feeding wholesome, natural foods. Pets with long, floppy ears, such as cocker spaniels, beagles, and labrador retrievers are apt to need more attention than their “wolf-like” looking cousins, whose ears stand straight up. Ears that fold over […]

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Help for Digestive Disorders in Dogs

Digestive Disorders in Dogs (or Cats) Become a Thing of the Past! Dogs with IBS (and Cats With Furballs) is Easy to Correct! –          By Andi Brown, author of The Whole Pet Diet So many people contact me; concerned that their dogs have trouble relieving themselves, experience bouts with IBS and constipation or diarrhea.  Cat […]

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Claire Bear~Rescued Australian Shepherd was Shot At, Heartworm Positive and Facing Death

Rescued Aussie Female Shot at, Heartworm Positive and Very Sick Today is November 1, 2013, and I write this story about our efforts to help save Claire Bear.  We have rescued very sick dogs – hundreds of them.  Claire’s medical condition was not alarming to us, it was quite typical of a dog found in […]

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Thanksgiving Foods that are Toxic to Pets

Great Article here we should all review! http://www.aussiepetmobile.ca/2012/10/04/thanksgiving-foods-that-are-toxic-to-pets/ and Delaware Online also has a great article.

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Lugol’s Iodine

After receiving dozens of suggestions for Claire Bear, I did purchase two bottles of Lugol’s Iodine.  I am (when I think about it) adding a few drops to the dogs’ water dish.  I’ve been given a lot of information to comb through, and while I don’t think it’s for everyone, I think it’s something we […]

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Natural Heartworm Preventatives

I can’t recommend any alternative products to prevent heartworm disease in your dog, because I haven’t tried any!  You should, however, know the risks with any medication.  Bart’s Mom wrote today that he sometimes vomits when she gives him his heartworm preventative.  My China did too.  We have only had two dogs experience seizures after […]

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About Turmeric

About Turmeric by Terry Lee Gonzalez: Turmeric is one of my favorite anti-inflammatory herbs.  In India it is used to make curries.  The use of curry in India is a lot higher than it is here in the US.  Interestingly enough, the rate of Alzheimer’s in India is 1/10th what it is here in the […]

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Raw Pet Food Diets can be Dangerous 11/06/13

http://www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/ResourcesforYou/AnimalHealthLiteracy/ucm373757.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

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Mr. Snuffaluffagus~Adopted

  Rescued by Jackie in Miami, and transported by Jackie, Michelle and Jen. His photos can be seen on Facebook.  More about his temperament in a few! 06/22/13:  Snuffy is a kind dog. If he hears your voice, he wags his tail. Now is not the time to judge his temperament, because he’s very calm, […]

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Holiday Pets: Doc’s Stew

A Gift: I received a very large package from Fedex yesterday, and it was full of goodies from Andi Brown.  Here’s how my dogs reacted! I’m a true believer in this line of products. When I have a sick dog, like Bart for example, all the medicine in the world can’t necessarily save a dog’s […]

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Andi Brown and The Whole Pet Diet

Get ready people!  Andi Brown is coming out with a new line for our doggies!  It’s named after Doc, the pup she adopted from us!  I can’t wait to get my hands on this!   History:  It’s been four weeks since Holly and I started making our own dog food.  There are three reasons for […]

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