Today is National Diabetes Alert Day–a day to ask the American public to take the Diabetes Risk Test, which checks for the development of type 2 diabetes. Also, it’s a good day to be aware of all the factors that put Americans at risk for diabetes, including weight, age and family history. With that being… [Read more]
One of the most common questions a holistic veterinarian may receive from prospective clients is whether to put their pet on a raw food diet. My answer in most cases is that if a pet’s health is good overall, with no special dietary needs or pre-existing health conditions, then it would probably be fine to… [Read more]
Over the past few years, experts have been telling pet parents to feed their pets healthy pet food. But what does that really mean? A healthy diet for your pet is one that consists of mainly protein. If you look back to when dogs and cats were undomesticated and living in the wild, you will… [Read more]
Pet owners who want to go green in all aspects of their lives – including in the way they care for their pets – can follow these simple steps to do so.