Dogs

Learn how holistic canine care, combined with proper diet & natural supplements, can effectively treat canine ulcers, hair loss, skin conditions and more.

Ten Zen (ish) Lessons I’ve Learned from My Dog

When we saw Betsy Cox’s 10 Zen lessons, we knew this was something the Onpets community would appreciate.  Betsy graciously agreed to allow us to post her article at Onpets so enjoy!

My dog Rumpole has taught me so much,

The “Do Dogs Like You?” Quiz!

Do you know how to read your dog's body language or know when to advance and when to back off with a dog who doesn't know you?  Get your answers here in our piece, "Why do dogs dislike certain people?"

Why Do Dogs Dislike Certain People?

Dogs are similar to humans with respect to ‘vetting’ those who approach. In fact, they are generally much quicker at deciding who they like or dislike than their human parents are. Maybe dogs can tell a book by its cover.  …

Is pet nail polish safe for your dog?

Nail polish for humans has been around since at least 3000 BC but is a much more recent trend for our fur babies.  Before you decide to share your favorite nail polish color with your canine fur baby, consider the …

Master Dog Trainer Quiz

Are you a master dog trainer? Test your skills and see if you have what it takes to train your fur baby!

dog jumping in park

When training your dog not to jump, what is one thing you SHOULD do?

Most Common Questions Asked of Holistic Veterinarians

Expert Roundup

Onpets wanted to find out what the most common question is – and the answer – that holistic veterinarians receive from pet parents.  We consulted with a number of veterinarians around the country who practice integrative veterinary medicine …

Are pet paints and dyes safe for your dog?

Let’s face it: We love to dress up, not just ourselves, but our children as well.  For pet parents, the desire to express oneself through clothing, accessories, tattoos, make-up and hair-styles extends to their four-legged children.  The issue is how …