Tag: pet care
How to talk to your pet dog
The way we talk is important in building a bond with pet dogs, according to new research.
Is your dog's decision-making based on dog rivalry?
The interaction between two dogs plays a big role in how they respond in quick-thinking situations.
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.
Why chemicals are bad for pets and how to reduce their exposure
Adding 25mL of neem oil to 400mL of shampoo will create a natural flea shampoo that may work for some...
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...
Can keeping pets improve your health?
Pets and their owners have a special connection that is a unique form of love.
Birds of a feather
Birds wonâ€™t flock with a bird of similar feather if that bird has a cold.
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.