Can CBD help prevent or treat pancreatitis in dogs?
When one organ is out of balance in your dog’s body, your dog’s overall health will decline. Nowhere is this more evident than in cases of pancreatitis. The pancreas is part of both the digestive and endocrine systems, and is needed for the digestion of food, production of enzymes, and creation of insulin. Needless to […]
Providing Your Animals With Safe Alternatives with Deb Gwynn
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR PODCAST – It’s a Dog’s Life (Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher) In a time where young pets are being routinely diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses, more people are turning to holistic medicine and herbs for solutions. Despite homeopathy having centuries-old roots, herbalists and those who use alternative treatments for pets have become modern-day pioneers. One of […]
Can CBD help a collapsed trachea?
It seems that nearly every pet parent encounters the scary moment of tracheal collapse at least once in their dog’s life. Whether it is a common occurrence in your dog, or it has happened only once or twice, you can take steps to prevent tracheal collapse and promote better health for your pet. What is […]
Winter Paw Protection
This winter is predicted to be one of the coldest in history. But whether there be snow, sleet, or shine, our dogs still need to spend time outside taking walks, exercising, and answering the call of nature. And with each arctic blast, their paws, elbows, and noses are in danger of becoming dangerously dry. Don’t […]
Can CBD Help with Seizures?
Daisy, a 16-year-old chihuahua rescue, came to me with a history of seizures (among other serious issues). I knew the signs of a seizure, but nothing can really prepare you for the moment your pet starts seizing. Even the calmest person might panic when you see the blank look in your sweet pup’s eyes as […]
How much CBD should I give my pet?
You might have heard different things from different companies about the right dosage. Some recommend dosing by weight, while some recommend dosing by ailment. Others recommend the same amount for people and pets, and even further on the spectrum some companies encourage you to dose by weight and ailment. It is no wonder that the dosage amount is such a hot topic and huge question.
Can CBD help with pet diabetes?
When your pet is diagnosed with diabetes, it can be terrifying. Monitoring blood sugar levels, insulin shots every 12 hours, and limiting the type or amount of food that your pet can eat can be frustrating for both you and your fur-baby – and that is without factoring in the frequent vet visits and cost of medicine.
Finding Peace During Fireworks
As the owner of a rescue farm, holidays with fireworks are my least favorite. Before discovering the calming power of full spectrum CBD, my home was filled with panicked howls, whimpers, and the sound of dogs pacing. Seeing the animals on my farm cower and shake every time a firework burst broke my heart. Most […]
What Animals Large and Small Taught Me with Dr. Mark Goldstein
For many people, myself included, working with animals is a dream career. Dr Mark Goldstein is a great example of someone who is living that dream.
Does my dog really love me?
Sure, your dog wants to snuggle, and yes, your dog bounds to you when you enter the room. But is this love, or is it just because you feed them?