Health – Dogs

Learn about canine holistic healthcare, non-surgical treatment options, & how to naturally treat the different kinds of common health issues found in dogs.

Exercise – You AND your pup need it!

You’ve heard the saying: If you are too heavy, your dog isn’t getting enough exercise! Regular exercise, be it daily walks, agility, romping with other furry friends or any number of other types of exercise, is a necessary component of …

Canine Deafness – Symptoms and Treatment

WHAT?? I’m not ignoring you – just can’t hear you!

 Hearing loss and deafness are relatively common among our canine companions but there are many causes, degrees of hearing loss and ways of addressing the situation.  As with humans, your …

Massage Therapy for Your Dog

Almost everyone enjoys and benefits from massage, even dogs. In both humans and animals, a good massage can reduce anxiety, lower blood pressure and promote overall health. For these and other reasons, massage is gaining acceptance in veterinary circles as …

End of Life Journey: Part 2

This is the fourth part of our series by Dr. Halle on pet hospice and the end of life journey.

Stage 1: Dissolution of Earth

Dr. Halle explains that the first stage of the active dying process is referred to …

End of life journey: Part 1

This is the third part of our series with Dr. Halle on pet hospice and the end of life journey.  We hope this information will ease a process which is inherently painful and can involve some very difficult decisions.

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Pet Hospice: Part 2

This is the second in our four-part series with Dr. Halle on pet hospice care and the end of life journey.

Why Hospice?

As stated by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, hospice is “[c]onsidered to be the model …