Health

Learn about non-surgical, healthcare options for pets- from spaying/neutering to corneal ulcers and pet behavior issues, there are holistic solutions.

Heart Healthy Food for Cats

We all want the best for our feline companions, and that means giving them what they need to live a long and healthy life. To that end, it’s crucial to provide your feline fur baby with a heart healthy diet …

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 …

Digestive Enzymes to Add to Your Cat’s Food

Cats are obligate carnivores and, when in the wild, will eat raw meat without a problem. This is because their bodies are equipped to break down raw meat and derive all of the nutrients from it, but it is also …

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 …