Three Little Pitties
Dog Health Blog

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.

Welcome! May you find what you're looking for . . .and much more.


~Andrea


Dog Health Coach
Author & Webmaster of three-little-pitties.com



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Mar 29, 2020

ThinkVinegar Kills Fleas? No, But Don’t Miss the Benefits of Vinegar

I once heard vinegar kills fleas on dogs. It doesn't but it is a natural flea repellent, yeast and fungi killer, relieves itching, gobbles stink & conditions fur.

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Mar 06, 2020

The Five Dangers of Peanut Butter for Dogs and How to Avoid Them

Is peanut butter for dogs a healthy treat or a toxic food. Let me help you make a wise decision for your dogs health.

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Mar 03, 2020

Side Effects of Rimadyl for Dogs

Rimadyl for dogs may be king for side effects. Used for pain and inflammation of canine arthritis, know what it does.

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Feb 19, 2020

Heartworm and Intestinal Parasites

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?

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Feb 19, 2020

Dog Heartworm Medicine

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.

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Feb 18, 2020

Benefits of Kefir for Dogs

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?

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Feb 09, 2020

Prednisone for Dogs

When it comes to prednisone for dogs, the questions are what does it cure and what does it cause? We need to be informed.

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Feb 08, 2020

Silver Sol Silver Shield

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...

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Feb 07, 2020

Dog Seizures from Flea Meds

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?

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Feb 05, 2020

Free Raw Dog Food Recipes

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.

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Oct 30, 2019

Fasting for Health

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.

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Oct 30, 2019

Bone Broth Recipe for Dogs

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.

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Oct 27, 2019

The Kennel Cough- Bordetella Vaccine Pros & Cons

We all want to protect our dogs so let's talk a bit about the bordetella vaccine.

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Oct 26, 2019

Salmonella in Dogs - Dog Food Recalls and the Barf Diet

Worried about salmonella in dogs? Let me explain why salmonella poisoning your pooch is a long shot.

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Oct 11, 2019

Irritable Bowel Syndrome in Dogs

Whether you call it irritable bowel syndrome in dogs, canine IBD, inflammatory bowel disease or intestinal inflammation, they all have the same root cause.

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Oct 04, 2019

Heavy Metal Detox With The Most Densely Nutritious Substance on Earth

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.

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Sep 26, 2019

Benefits of Colloidal Silver for Dogs

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.

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Sep 26, 2019

Treating Dog Infections Naturally

How to heal dog infections without prescription antibiotics. I love home remedies for dogs.

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Sep 01, 2019

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

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.

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Jul 21, 2019

Dog Health Coaching

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.

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Jun 16, 2019

Dog Health Info Donations and Coaching

Ways you can help to share real dog health info.

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Apr 29, 2019

Dog Flea Treatment and the 4 Deadly Lies

What are the pros and cons of both topical and pill form dog flea treatment? Are the health dangers real?

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Apr 29, 2019

Lifes Lessons

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.

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Apr 29, 2019

Dog Depression

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.

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Apr 19, 2019

Dog Health

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.

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Apr 02, 2019

Natural Heartworm Treatment for Dogs

Heartworms in dogs are a frightening. I want to share the herbs I wished I'd known about when my dog tested positive.

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Mar 29, 2019

How to Choose Your Dogs Food Like a Pro

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

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Mar 25, 2019

Dog Health Classes

What if you could attend dog health classes online and be able to ask questions during the experience?

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Mar 17, 2019

The Best Dog Supplements and Why the Vitamin Pill is Dead

The best dog supplements should be nourishing, aid digestion, balance the microbiome (think gut and immune system here) and help expel toxins.

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Mar 12, 2019

Stinky Dog Farting and How to Fix it

Is your dog farting? Flatulence is dog digestion gone bad.

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Mar 11, 2019

Warning: Dog Food Analysis Label Has Nothing to do with Nutrition

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

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Mar 11, 2019

Is No Grain Dog Food a Farce

Yes. No grain dog food is a great marketing tactic but doesn’t create a balanced diet for dogs. Here's why.

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Mar 11, 2019

Clean Dog Teeth

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?

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Feb 07, 2019

Is Your Dog Eating Poop?

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.

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Feb 02, 2019

Dog Teeth Tarter

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.

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Jan 18, 2019

Herbal Support for Older Dogs

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.

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Jan 14, 2019

About Me and Three Little Pitties

My dream is to raise the bar on dog health so my 'about me' is just as much about you and your dog.

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Nov 08, 2018

Canine Lipoma or Fatty Tumors in Dogs

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.

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Oct 19, 2018

What is Renal Failure and Dog Kidney Disease?

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%

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Oct 19, 2018

Natural Flea Remedies Instead of Poisonous Pesticide Pills and Spot on

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.

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Oct 19, 2018

Side Effects of Making Your Own Dog Food

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.

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Oct 19, 2018

Tripe for Dogs The Stink is on!

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.

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Oct 19, 2018

Canine Raw Diet Ideas for Low Cost Raw Meat for Dogs

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. . .

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Oct 12, 2018

Raw Bones for Dogs

Raw bones for dogs provide important minerals, protein, fats, collagen, vitamins, and enzymes in perfect proportions, especially if they are raw meaty bones.

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Sep 29, 2018

Stop Giardia in Dogs (the short version)

Everything you need to know about giardia in dogs in 500 words. Topics include giardiasis, dogs, puppies, contagious, treatment, herbs, restore gut health naturally.

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Sep 23, 2018

3 Steps to Live Easier with Dog Pancreatitis

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.

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Sep 22, 2018

Water for Dogs

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.

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Sep 18, 2018

Dog Ear Hematoma

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.

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Sep 08, 2018

Leptospirosis in Dogs - 100% Lepto Cases Had Been Vaccinated

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.

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Important Notice

I sell NSP (Nature's Sunshine) herbs and supplements for your dog. While these are strictly tested and made for human consumption, I am the only one in the United States successfully using them for dogs for over a decade now.

To get proper doses for your dog you must purchase through me. I've spent a great deal of time choosing the right combinations and doses per weight for your canine kid.

WARNING: DO NOT FOLLOWING DOSING DIRECTIONS ON THE LABEL. THEY ARE TOO POTENT FOR DOGS