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A Little Doggie Dementia ? There Are Points For That… And Other Great Ways To Keep Your Senior Pet Happy And Healthy

As with humans they are finding nutrition and mental stimulation  play a huge role in preventing Canine Cognitive dysfunction. ( senility) Acupressure or Acupuncture can do a lot to support brain function and cognitive response. There are several points and combinations of points that your practitioner can chose from. So if you have senior pet […]


Update New Study… Additional Points For After Stroke Care

Acupuncture after a stroke for humans or pets is proving to be a great tool to ease symptoms and help gain back mobility.  Acupuncture combined with physical therapy is resulting in positive outcomes  for  stroke patients. The great thing about Acupuncture or Acupressure is that you can start working  points immediately, aiding the body in […]


Second Hand Smoke Effects People and Pets

If you are a smoker keep a close eye on your pets for respiratory symptoms from sneezing to coughing to wheezing. Even if you smoke outside, the smoke that lingers on your hands and clothes is extremely toxic to your pets.  There have been several findings linking certain cancers and a number of  respiratory issues […]


Apparently Crazy Cat Ladies Are On To Something….

So According to this study cat owners are 40%  less likely to die from heart attacks than those who had no feline in their lives. Owning a dog did not appear to convey the same protection.  Interesting …. According to Psychology Today, research shows cats are very important for preventing death from heart attacks. “Results […]


This One Is For The Humans …. But Can Be Applied To Your Pets

This is a really long and interesting article on Gut Bacteria and how the balance plays a huge role in everything from preventing cancer to emotional health, to the obvious fighting obesity.  This article although based on humans has some valid points for our pets.  Foods that create inflammation do far more damage than just […]