Category: Pet Health & Wellness

Weeding out alternative treatments for Dog & Cat Ailments

An emerging interest cropping up in the field of holistic Pet care includes the use of Cannabis in pet products. While many articles written on this subject affectionately coin the term “pot for pets”, cannabis can refer to both marijuana and hemp. The exclusive production of hemp-derived, plant-based phytocannibinoids, for therapeutic purposes without THC (the…

The Best Pet Insurance – are you prepared?

  This blog is offered by LendEDU, a company dedicated to helping consumers with their personal finances. Author: Jeff Gitlen, Content Associate at LendEDU: If you’re like most pet owners, you feel as if there is nothing you wouldn’t do for your pet when they’re sick or injured. Rushing a sick pet down to the…

The Best Dog Food by Reviews.com

This comprehensive and unbiased guide is provided by Jacqueline Ma @ Reviews.com.  Her team analyzed over 3009 dog food formulas to develop the short list of “Top Picks” that follow. Given the statistically alarming and rising rate of Canine Cancer today, and possible links to their diet, it is paramount that all Pet Parents take…

Leptospirosis – what is it?

Leptosprirosis is a bacterial disease that can affect people and animals, including dogs. The bacteria that causes leptospirosis is spread in the urine of the infected animals, including rodents, wildlife, pets, and livestock. People and dogs can be infected through contact with infected urine or water or wet soil contaminated with urine.