Contributed by: Karen Goldrick
Adaptogens for your pet’s stress
In veterinary practice, chronic stress is associated with many health problems of domestic pets, as well as of livestock and...
Can diet change your pet’s behaviour?
WellBeing resident holistic veterinarian, Karen Goldrick, discusses changing your pet’s diet and how it might impact their health.
Can my dog eat this?
One topic that always comes up when discussing home prepared diets for dogs is: Can my dog eat this?
How to make a first-aid kit for your pet
Your pets need first-aid care just like you do. Here is a guide to building your own pet first-aid kit.
How to care for older pets to maintain their quality of life
Palliative care is treatment of symptoms of a condition rather than treatment of the underlying condition itself. Our pets are...
What is integrative pet care? Discover how it can help your pet
When it comes to integrative pet care, one of the first things to discuss is diet. There are a number...
Is your pet stressed? Here's how to manage it
Environment management is a key component in managing stress. For dogs this means adequate exercise, including off-leash time.
Should you brush your pet’s teeth?
WellBeing resident holistic veterinarian, Karen Goldrick, looks at how to brush up on your pet’s dental hygiene.
What herbs and supplements are safe for your pets
Karen Goldrick discusses the safe use of herbs and supplements for pets.
Why you should be feeding your pets superfoods
Can you feed superfoods to your dogs and cats? Sure you can! Read why.
How to reduce antibacterial resistance in your pet
Karen Goldrick explores how you can help reduce antibacterial resistance.
Does your dog have separation anxiety?
Karen Goldrick discusses a few ways to ease your dog's separation anxiety.
Preventive health for your pet
Looking for preventive health for your pet? We share our top tips.
How to treat inflammatory bowel disease in dogs and cats
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a common diagnosis in human and veterinary medicine. We take a look at how you...
Is your dog scared of thunder? Try this
Is your dog scared of thunder? Holistic veterinarian Karen Goldrick shares how thunder wraps and massages can help.
Use this diet to prevent illness in your pet
Use this diet to help prevent illness and chronic disease for your pet.
What causes a yeast infection in dogs?
Karen Goldrick discusses the cause of yeast infections in dogs and how to treat them naturally.
Does your pet have problems urinating?
We take an in-depth look at the problem pets can have with urinating as well as natural ways to address...
How to keep your pets cool in summer
Is your pet all a-swelter? Discover how to keep your pets cool in the hot weather.
Looking for a holistic approach to pet care?
We investigate the importance of reducing antibiotics in pets.
How to ease your pet's arthritis
Reducing your pet’s weight may be the best thing you can do to help them cope with arthritis. We examine...
Feng shui for pets
Feng shui is all about achieving harmony, and its principles can help you maintain the health of your pets.
The desexing dilemma
Discover the benefits and risks of desexing dogs, plus the diet strategies and herbs that could help ease hormones.
Vegan cats: is it safe?
Karen Goldrick explores vegan cats and the effect of restrictive diets on pets.
Pet eye disorders
We take an in-depth look at the eyes of dogs and cats and how to check the health of your...
Caring for senior pets
While senior pets are fortunate to have caring owners looking after them, there are still things we can do to...
Tummy problems in pets
Discover how a calm diet, supplements like probiotics and natural herbs like chamomile can help ease your pets tummy problems.
Should you vaccinate your pets?
We investigate some of the complex issues surrounding pet vaccines to help you make the best decision for your pet.
Nutritional supplements for dogs and cats
Does your pet need nutritional supplements? We look at animals that are unwell or stressed and the vitamins and minerals...
Euthanasia for our pets
Should we euthanise our pets? Holistic vet Karen Goldrick seeks to help you better manage this tough decision.
Can acupuncture help our pets?
We take a look at using acupuncture to treat sore joints, back pain and sports injuries in dogs, cats, horses...
Natural ways to counter antibiotic resistance in pets
Antimicrobial resistance to antibiotics is on the rise in veterinary medicine. Discover natural alternatives for your pets.
Herbal medicine for pets
Dispensing herbs to patients is a daily occurrence in an integrative veterinary practice, but how do you get your pet...
Your guide to holistic dental care
Getting your petâ€™s teeth checked regularly is an essential part of maintaining your petâ€™s wellness.
How to treat skin allergies in dogs
Chronic skin allergies in dogs are challenging and frustrating. We look at integrative steps you can take to help them...
Holistic support for liver disease in pets
If your pet is suffering from illness of the liver, there are many holistic treatment options available depending upon the...
Holistic first-aid for summer
Here are some suggestions for your summertime holistic first-aid box for your pets, which may help in mild trauma.
Holistic puppy care
Holistic puppy care and steps to a better start and, hopefully, some illness prevention.
Is your pet stressed?
The health of our pets may also be affected by stress and emotions. Learn the causes of stress in your...
Connecting with our pets on a daily basis through massage and stretching has many benefits for both human and animal.