Florida Confirms First Dog Flu Cases

Health officials in Florida have confirmed seven cases of H3N2 canine influenza. A news release from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced...

Here’s What ‘Feed Grade’ Means For Your Pet

It’s important for consumers to understand exactly what feed grade is. Feed grade pet food isn’t all bad, it’s murky; feed grade requires consumers...

What’s Wrong With Feeding Fresh Food to Your Pet?

By Dr. Becker As a part of Companion Animal Nutrition and Wellness Institute (CANWI) awareness week, I have the great pleasure of speaking to one...

Smallbatch Pet Food Recall – Check Your Lot Number!

Received from Smallbatch Pet Food… Dear Smallbatch Customers: The FDA (under the direction of the CVM) called us and they want us to recall two lots...

Recall – Party Animal Dog Food May Contain Euthanasia Drug

If you have a fur baby and they eat “Party Animal” dog food, please immediately look at the label. The California-based pet food maker is recalling...

Not Just for People! Amazing Health Benefits of Coconut Oil for...

You may already be familiar with the incredible ways coconut oil can benefit YOU and your human family, but did you know that many...

What the Prescription Pet Food Lawyers Don’t Want You to Know

Prescription Pet Food is facing a legal battle (opinion) they justly deserve. But unless the lawyers suing them understand the intricacies of pet food...

With Twisted Limbs, Pretzel Refuses To Give Up!

  After being dropped at a shelter shortly after birth, Pretzel and her two siblings were in desperate need of love and attention. While one...

“We’re Sick of You Too!” An Open Letter to the American...

A consumer was recently bashed by a pet food nutritionist, claiming consumers are “stupid” and “have no clue”. My response to pet food nutritionists...

You Should Love Your Pet But Not Let Your Dog Lick...

  You might think it’s cute – that big, wet and slobbery tongue reaching out from your canine’s jaw and affectionately lapping at your face. But...

Heading Outside – Homemade Mosquito Repellent

Homemade Mosquito Repellent If you are heading outside for picnics, sporting events, yard work, or relaxing on the patio, chances are you’ve seen a bug...

Holistic Tips for Health-Minded Pet Owners

Holistic pet care is a natural, safe and effective method of ensuring your pet – of any kind – is happy and healthy. It...

Man Watches Baby Squirrel Fall Four Stories And This Is What...

  A baby squirrel fell four stories and was abandoned by its mother. Luckily, this activist witnessed the incident... Humanity might be responsible for the majority...

DIY Cavity-Reversing Tooth Powder – Smile Big!

The food choices modern people make directly affect their oral health. Unfortunately, most of them make poor choices and this is the reason why...

Are Pesticides in Your Own Yard Making Your Pets Sick?

  Here at Green Pets in Birmingham, I teach wellness and fill in a lot of important areas, that many veterinarians miss.  Nothing can be...

Give Your Dog this Turmeric Paste for Relief of Inflammation and...

Turmeric is an extremely beneficial herb, a member of the ginger family, is most commonly known for its deep orange color and is used...

Common Artificial Sweetener Poisonous to Dogs, FDA Warns

The Food and Drug Administration is warning that a sweetener called Xylitol, which can be found in many sugar free gums, is poisonous to dogs....

Pets Need to Eat Healthy Too! 10 Dog Food Options

  Keeping our loving pets healthy is important, Too! Below are the top foods from brands that consistently make the grade. IMPORTANT: It is our veterinarians'...

Vaccines And Pesticides Cause Chronic Illnesses In Pets, Too

An estimated 50 percent of families in the U.S. own a dog, and about one-third own a cat. If you fall into either of...

Dog-Friendly Human Foods: 8 Healthy Foods To Share With Your Furry...

  Keeping your dogs on their canine diets is great. Cannot resist slipping them an occasional human morsel? If you’d like to reward your furry...

Microchips: Are Pet Owners Being Misled?

Microchips are being implanted in dogs and cats by veterinarians, animal shelters and breeders for identification purposes. Microchips are also being implanted by members...

Remove GMOs, Fluoride, Allergies, Mercury, Parasites And Chemicals With Diatomaceous Earth

Diatomaceous earth (DE) is a naturally occurring rock made from the skeletons of fossilized diatoms, a type of hard-shelled algae. When ground into a...

If You Sleep With Your Pet, Your Health And Your Kid’s...

If you own a pet, then you probably share your living room, your furniture, all your stuff, including your bedroom with it. Well, this...

Purina Recalls Dog Food Over Vitamin Concerns

Purina recalled several versions of wet dog food after it was determined that 10-ounce tubs of multiple varieties and 60-ounce variety packs contained insufficient levels...

Coconut Oil for Dogs, Cats and Other Pets – The Ultimate...

We all love to pamper our pets and sometimes they also need a little extra TLC. But did you know there’s an amazing natural...

Purina’s Beneful Brand Has Poisoned And Killed Thousands Of Dogs

Dogs are truly man’s best friends and deserve much more attention than we seem to be giving them. When we go to our local grocery...

Marijuana For Dogs – These CBD Treats Are Treating Pain, Stopping...

Everyone (except the government) seems to realize that medical cannabis can treat humans for a number of health problems, but did you know cannabis...

Owning This One Pet Can Stop Asperger’s Meltdown Episodes

One woman, who has Asperger’s Syndrome, has found some relief from her episodes from her trained Rottweiler named Samson. Asperger’s Syndrome is an autism spectrum...

Sleeping With Your Pet Can Be Good For Your Health: Safety...

Previous studies and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) agree that sleeping with pets may be good for the health. Despite this, it...

Don’t Want Fido Sleeping In Your Bed? This Study Will Make...

When we aim for a perfect nights worth of sleep and rest, we can find ourselves insecure, restless, and fatigued as we try to...

Here Is Why You NEED To Be Using Reflexology For Your...

I’m sure you know what reflexology is, but if not – reflexology is the essentially massaging points on your body to help heal or...

Why are People Cloning Dead Pets?

One of the more interesting aspects of science in the last couple of decades or so, in my opinion, is the development of cloning...

Who’s Enforcing Pet Food Regulations? Lawyers

When pet food regulations are not abided by (manufacturers) or enforced (regulators), lawyers step in. New lawsuits – against Purina’s Merrick Pet Food, Wysong...

She Felt An Awful Pain In Her, So She Went To...

The famous blogger, Michelle Barrow, shared a strange story that happened to her with her readers. She said that she felt pain in the...

Never Ignore These 10 Serious Symptoms From Your Dog

There are an estimated 70-80 million dogs and 74-96 million cats owned as pets in the United States (2), and estimated 7.9 million cats and 5.9...

Big Dog Natural Recalls Chicken and Fish Supreme Dog Food

Big Dog Natural of Brick, NJ is voluntary recalling a select production lot of Big Dog Natural raw dehydrated dog food Chicken Supreme potentially...

Are You Feeding Your Pets Roadkill, Carcinogens & Moldy Grains? (See...

Although you are (hopefully) reading the ingredients on the food you buy to feed your family, are you reading the ingredients on your pet’s...

A Guide to Keeping Your Pets Safe and Avoiding the Vet...

The holidays are a great time of year for showing your love to family, friends, and arguably the cutest of the lot, our beloved...

If You Find Your Pet Doing This, Take Them To The...

If you have a pet, then you have probably laughed at some of their antics, while wanting to shake your head at some of...

Shocking Report: Pet Food Is Toxic, Full Of GMOs, and Diseased...

For years many people  have been wondering about what seems to be an increase in tumors, digestive disorders, and other chronic health problems in...

Holistic Veterinarian: The Truth About Rabies Laws and Why You Should...

Based in Austin, Texas, Dr. William Falconer is a conventional animal doctor-turned-holistic veterinarian who now embraces alternative medicine. Dr. Falconer transformed his methods for...

What To Do If You’re Allergic To Your Pet

If you could snap your fingers and make your allergies disappear, you'd probably do it in a second. But what if your pet is...

Your Home Pets And Infectious Diseases

Today, in almost in every second house, we may see in the home, pets, especially dogs and cats. People love to own them especially...

Cat Parasite Linked To Development Of Mental Illness In Owners

Cats: whether you think they are trusted, furry, independent companions capable of a little mischief or you consider them to be more akin to...

Oops and a “Culture of Convenience Killing” at Animal Controls AND...

So here’s an “Oop’s” at an animal control that was reported on…….hope this dogs owner SUES the CRAP out of these jackasses – it won’t bring...

Animal-Loving College Students Argue Pets On Campus Can Help Deal With...

Can Rover the dog or Snuggles the cat help a college student deal with their mental health problems? Some animal-loving students argue yes, but...

The Healing Power Of Dogs (W/Infographic)

Here are the reasons why dogs are often considered best friends or even family members. Did you know that dogs to have an amazing...

Study: Cats Fed Coconut Oil and Supplements Lose Weight While Maintaining...

Veterinarians and researchers at the Pet Nutrition Center in Topeka, Kansas recently conducted a study “to determine the effect of feeding a food with coconut oil and supplemental...

Real Meat Or Fake Meat Pet Food? Consumers Should Be Told!

It’s one thing if a canned pet food is a meat loaf type, but it is another thing entirely if a pet food is...

Northwest Farm Food Cooperative Voluntarily Recalls Frozen Raw Cat Food

Northwest Farm Food Cooperative of Burlington, WA, is voluntarily recalling frozen raw Cat Food with the code Jul12015B due to their potential to be...