It’s not rocket science — every dog owner knows dogs need to chew. And they happily purchase a variety of chew treats for their dogs. However, choosing a safe and healthy treat is not an easy task — it seems every day we are seeing another recall of chews for antibiotic residues, salmonella, or some … Continue reading
The AVMA recently published another article on the debate over their anti-raw food policy. In the most recent Journal of the AVMA several veterinarians, including myself, expressed varying viewpoints on the policy. You can read the full article here. What I find most interesting are the comments by Dr. David Chico, chair of the AVMA … Continue reading
Great news! The book is available on Amazon!
One fun and one serious video for you… Note: The documentarybelow periodically becomes “unavailable” from video sharing sites. This copy, though lower quality than I like, is more likely to stay available. You may be able to search out a higher quality version.
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I have often wondered how to thank my dogs for all they give to me — and you probably have the same thought. How can we really show or tell our dogs how much we care for them? I think the answer is simple — it’s by how we care for them … Continue reading
For real health, dogs need real, whole foods – not processed grains, by products and chemically degraded meats. You know you want something better for your dog, but you’re probably unsure about what to do. It’s easier than you think to feed your dog a natural diet! Join us to learn about raw diets and … Continue reading
I just learned of this online presentation by Dr. Ron Schultz, who will explain the nuts and bolts of vaccines, and how measuring antibody levels can help you avoid needless and possibly harmful vaccinations. It’s free, just follow the directions below to register, and log in on September 8. “Leading vaccine researcher Dr. Ronald Schultz … Continue reading
Ever wonder where a veterinarian might go on vacation? Maybe you heard about the scuba diving vet that removed the frisbee ring from the shark? Well, I have something a bit more relaxing on my calender — the Canine Club Getaway in Lake George! I’m excited to be the resident veterinarian for some of the … Continue reading
Announcing the Natural Diet Class! For those who missed our previous Natural Diet Seminars, or who are looking for a review, please join us for a 3 week class in May. We’ve divided up the information into bite sized pieces (pun intended!) and have an easy to follow plan to get your dog on a … Continue reading
As my writings have become more well know, I have begun to get many samples of products to recommend to my readers and clients. Some days opening my mailbox is quite the adventure! Unfortunately, many of these products do not meet my standards or are not in agreement with my approach to pet care. So … Continue reading