Nutrition

Peruse our holistic pet food library to learn about holistic pet food, different types of holistic diets, and nutrition requirements of holistic pets.

Interview with Dr. Randall about Serenegy

Interview with Amy Randall, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACDV about Serenegy

  1. What is your philosophy with regard to the food and treats a responsible pet parent should feed her companion animals?

Food and treats should be good quality, limited ingredient proteins …

The Low-Down on Salty Cat Foods

The Low-Down on Salty Cat Foods

Sodium is an essential mineral for cats, maintaining proper muscle and nerve cell function and preventing cells from swelling or dehydrating by maintaining the cellular environment. A little sodium goes a long way, though, …

Heart Healthy Food for Cats

Heart Healthy Food for Cats

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

Alternatives to Chemotherapy for Dogs

Alternatives to Chemotherapy for Dogs

Cancer is defined as the uncontrolled reproduction of cells either inside or on the body. It is surprisingly common among pets, with roughly the same number of dogs diagnosed with various forms of cancer as …

Natural Laxatives for Your Pup’s Constipation

Natural Laxatives for Dog Constipation

While diarrhea might be a more common experience for dog owners, constipation can be a very real and troublesome problem. Although it’s usually mild and treatable at home with natural remedies and laxatives, it’s crucial …

Wet Food vs Dry Food for Cats

Wet Food vs Dry Food for Cats

Choosing the right food for your cat is a difficult but important decision. Whether you’re willing to spend top dollar, or need a budget-friendly option, there are dozens of healthy options to choose …

Why Is My Dog Vomiting?

You are what you eat – Dietary Indiscretion and Pancreatitis

There are numerous possible answers to this burning question and your vet will sometimes tell you that “there is no reason” other than an upset stomach. The truth is …

Hairballs: Natural Remedies and Prevention

As cold weather approaches, cats shed their warm-weather coats to grow in their cold-weather coats. The seasonal shedding period leaves more pet hair than usual floating around. Of course, your feline children consider this hair bonanza an opportunity ingest as …

7 Great Natural Remedies and Herbs for your Dog

Herbs can spice up cooking, be used to create fragrant potpourris and provide variety and color to your yard. But if you think that’s where the power of herbs ends, think again! It turns out that several of the most …

Canine Nutrigenomics

What is “Nutrigenomics”?

Nutrigenomics is a cutting edge science which is enabling researchers to determine how specific nutrients and foods interact with and affect one’s genetic make-up.  The practical application of the science is that this knowledge will enable the …