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Trade UNHEALTHY for CLEAN Treats Today!

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

One of the easiest ways to sneak in extra nutrients and vitamins to your dog’s diet is through treats.  Every dog loves a tasty snack outside of their normal meals, whether for rewards during training, a quick yummy bite, or as a recreational treat to keep them busy & work their minds.

What many of us dog parents may forget, or not be aware of, is that many store-bought treats are loaded with questionable ingredients and tainting your dog’s health.

Here, we take a look at the most common dog treats and how to trade them for healthier options! (more…)

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10 Foods You THOUGHT Were Unsafe for Dogs

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Many pet owners are hesitant to share any of “our” foods with their dogs or cats, and rightfully so.  There are many foods that are healthy for us but toxic or poisonous to our pets.  For example, just a small handful of grapes can cause kidney failure and onions cannot be digested by our pups either.

But we aren’t talking about what we CANNOT feed today – we want to know what healthy additions we CAN feed our pets to help them live happier, healthier lives.  After all, that’s why we eat our fruits and veggies, right? (more…)

Mosquito: The Deadly Danger Waiting for Your Pet

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

The summer season is one of the favorites of kids, adults, and pets alike.  The warm weather and sunshine, the fresh breeze and blue skies, the endless outdoor activities – all of it is just beckoning to be enjoyed as much as possible.  But, do you know one tiny pest that causes BIG problems for pet owners across the world?  MOSQUITOES!

If you were under the impression that our pets are protected from mosquito bites because of their thick layer of fur, we are sorry to be the ones to tell you that you are wrong.  Cats and dogs are just as susceptible to the itchy mosquito bites as we are, and can suffer some deadly consequences, too. (more…)

Pet-Safe Flea Control for Your Yard THAT WORKS!

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

When it comes to fleas, ticks and mosquitoes, it seems like there is little that can be done to protect families and pets from these tiny intruders.

Wanna know a secret? 

The first line of defense to protect your pet and home is treating your yard.  Seem too good to be true?  It really is that easy! (more…)

Why Are You NOT Feeding Raw Goat’s Milk?!

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Raw goat’s milk is the next big thing in the pet health world.  Many veterinarians and experts in pet health have been recommending goat’s milk as a cure for some of our pet’s ailments.

The consumption of goat’s milk to treat and cure illnesses and diseases dates back to 2000 BC.  Goat’s milk has been known to treat those with diarrhea, malnutrition, constipation, poor digestion, diabetes, obesity, allergies, inflammation, just to name a few!  And the best part?  It’s safe, natural and beyond healthy for our pets, too! (more…)

Are You Utilizing Coconut Oil to its FULL Effect for Your Pets?

Monday, May 15th, 2017

 

The benefits of coconut oil are not to be passed up.  This is another superfood packed with incredible nutrients.  We can benefit from the consumption of coconut oil as much as the four-legged members of our families.

 

There are hundreds of ways to use coconut oil!  But for now, we’re just talking about our pets and how it can enrich their lives and their health.  Here are just a few:

 

 

 

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The Pure, Natural Power of Chia Seeds Unleashed for Your Pet!

Friday, May 12th, 2017

We all remember the Chia Pet craze of the 1990’s, right?  Everyone and everything from the president to Scooby Doo had a grassy hair-do to grow or groom as you wish.  Who would’ve thought that years later the same seed would be a craze all over again but for a brand new reason – our pets’ health! (more…)

Tasty Kitchen Experiments for Your Pets!

Friday, February 17th, 2017

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Let’s get a little experimental, shall we?  And what a better, tastier place to do just that than in the kitchen!  We’re getting you off on the right foot with these 3 new recipes to try for your pets.  Each recipe has healthy, simple ingredients and the instructions are just as easy that any kitchen new-be can handle it!  PLUS, these recipes are directly from Dr. Karen Becker so you know they are nutritionally complete and species appropriate!  Which one will you try first?

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Healthy Holiday Pet Treats to Make at Home

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

The holidays are brutal on the waistlines of us humans.  Cookies, dinners, parties, snacks – ’tis the season of overeating.  Fortunately for our pets, they can enjoy all the holiday treats they want, if you’re making these recipes for them!  Recipes for dogs and cats both, no one will feel left out this year! (more…)

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Clean Your Dog’s Teeth With…Food?

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

clean-your-dogs-teeth-with-foodYep, it’s that easy!  Well, sort of.  Certain foods and herbs have the nutrients and vitamins our dogs need to help fight bacteria in the mouth and ward off the accumulation of plaque and tartar.

So why aren’t our dogs chomping down on them?  Because you don’t have the list yet.  Hop to it! (more…)