The Dog Health Blog is an extension of the website where I post many of my articles on dog nutrition, health problems, homemade dog food recipes, and holistic healing that boosts the immune system.
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Ever wondered if there’s a non-toxic herbal way that would prevent heartworm and intestinal parasites while building the immune system at the same time?
Just what is in dog heartworm medicine and when is it necessary? Let’s stroll through the lifecycle, med side effects and why natural herbs might be a better choice.
The benefits of kefir for dogs are outstanding. What is kefir, why is it one of the best dog supplements you can share and how much should a canine have?
When it comes to prednisone for dogs, the questions are what does it cure and what does it cause? We need to be informed.
What is silver sol? Why do I use it and recommend it to my clients? And why is it perfect for your dog? It began in 2009...
Even though the FDA put out a warning about dog seizures more than a year ago has anything changed? Is your dog still at risk?
My free raw dog food recipes are simple and rewarding. No scales or long ingredient list. I also share what common foods actually promote disease.
Fasting for health? You bet. It’s good for your dog so learn the benefits along with the intermittent fasting method for those who just can't say no at mealtime.
This bone broth recipe can be a lifesaver for a sick dog or simply add a boost of nutrients. It's super easy but it's the time that makes it healthy.
We all want to protect our dogs so let's talk a bit about the bordetella vaccine.
Worried about salmonella in dogs? Let me explain why salmonella poisoning your pooch is a long shot.
Whether you call it irritable bowel syndrome in dogs, canine IBD, inflammatory bowel disease or intestinal inflammation, they all have the same root cause.
What I learned from my naturopath for a heavy metal detox isn't just awesome for people. I've been using for my dog and I love it. Here's why.
The benefits of the right colloidal silver is why I've kept it on hand for over ten years. I love it more every day.
How to heal dog infections without prescription antibiotics. I love home remedies for dogs.
Why do dogs eat grass? It seems to upset dog owners to no end but I see it as a clue. One we should pay attention to.
Want personal dog health coaching? We'll dig deep to find the root cause of your dog's health issues and begin the process of rebalancing.
Ways you can help to share real dog health info.
What are the pros and cons of both topical and pill form dog flea treatment? Are the health dangers real?
Lifes lessons are about learning and growing. You learn in school and at home but that may not teach you how to love your job, your life or create passive income.Learn from my mistakes.
Yes, dog depression exists. So does canine anxiety. They often go hand in hand. My mother had the remedy for anxiety and depression and now I'm passing it along to you.
Did you know true dog health is a 3-step process? Learning that process can not only prevent problems but reverse so many it will change the life of your dog.
Heartworms in dogs are a frightening threat, but a natural heartworm treatment for dogs is safer. I want to share the herbs I wished I'd known about when my dog tested positive.
After decades of feeding dogs, reading labels, figuring out the ingredients, I can now share how to choose your dogs food based on science and manufacturing practices
What if you could attend dog health classes online and be able to ask questions during the experience?
The best dog supplements should be nourishing, aid digestion, balance the microbiome (think gut and immune system here) and help expel toxins.
Is your dog farting? Flatulence is dog digestion gone bad.
The dog food analysis on each bag or can of dog food has nothing to do with quality. And crude protein may be useless so here's what you should know
Yes. No grain dog food is a great marketing tactic but doesn’t create a balanced diet for dogs. Here's why.
Clean dog teeth should be a natural occurrence so why is there so much dog teeth cleaning going on? What is causing all that tarter and periodontal disease?
A dog eating poop is not weird and he doesn't have an emotional problem. What he has is a digestion problem created by an imbalance in the microbiome and he's doing his best to fix it.
What's the largest component to dog teeth tarter? Carbohydrates. Even dogs fed a raw diet could have tarter or plaque. Did you know the same thing that creates tarter also damages the rest of the body? Here's how.
Using herbal support for older dogs, especially by supporting the liver and kidneys you may see amazing results in an older dog. Why? It's not the years in the dog but how well the body does or doesn't work.
My dream is to raise the bar on dog health so my 'about me' is just as much about you and your dog.
What is a fatty tumor? While a canine lipoma is not life threatening, it should be a major wake up call. If removed, why do more replace them? Let’s look at cause, prevention and natural healing methods.
What is renal failure? It's severe kidney disease in dogs. The diagnosis may come as a shock since tests don't show the problem until the kidneys are working at only 33%
Improve your dog’s health by using natural flea remedies. There was a time I rinsed 100 fleas a day off my 5 dogs. Then a flea med nearly killed one. Now fleas are just a memory.
Afraid of taking the plunge? I was too! But making your own dog food is so rewarding it will change your life as well as your dog's. Here's what drove me to do it and the side effects my dogs had.
Going green is the the only way tripe will benefit your dog's health.Your dog will drool. You may gag. But make no mistake, there is hidden value inside and out.
Some of us need to think outside the box to provide a canine raw diet. If you don't mind paying $4.00 or more per pound this page isn't for you. If on the other hand you need to budget. . .
Raw bones for dogs provide important minerals, protein, fats, collagen, vitamins, and enzymes in perfect proportions, especially if they are raw meaty bones.
Everything you need to know about giardia in dogs in 500 words. Topics include giardiasis, dogs, puppies, contagious, treatment, herbs, restore gut health naturally.
If dog pancreatitis has called on your canine more than once, I can help. While no one seems to know for sure it's cause; diet, fasting and two remedies will help immensely.
We forget about water for dogs when it comes to dog health. Often canines are more sensitive to chemicals than we are. Let’s look at chlorine, fluoride and how to improve water even on a budget.
A dog ear hematoma or aural hematoma is a broken blood vessel in the ear. Four of my dogs had this awful swelling. Three I self treated. Now that I understand this dog ear problem I can prevent it.
Does the leptospirosis vaccine work? First of all, leptospirosis in dogs comes in over 200 varieties, each of which would need its own vaccine. Imagine subjecting your dog to 200 vaccines.
Veterinarians often prescribe panacur for dogs to kill internal parasites claiming it is absolutely safe. Is it? What about side effects? Natural Alternatives?
Puppy constipation, especially in orphan puppies can be easily treated. Often without giving them anything at all. Know what to do and when a trip to the vet is necessary.
Spirulina benefits both you and your dog as a highly nutritious superfood and a gentle heavy metal detox. But it gets better.