Controversies Confronting a Responsible Pet Owner

Spay and neuter? Don’t spay and neuter? Vaccinate. Don’t vaccinate. Choose between a modern or holistic veterinarian. You want to be an educated pet owner, but where do you find information that is not biased in one direction or the other? Before you can decide ...

2018-05-07T17:53:13+00:00 Animals, Local Articles, Wellness|

Horse Wisdom for Life: The Wisdom of Returning to Grazing

Once you have done so, ask yourself if you had trouble with this request or made it more complicated. Did you wish you knew what the goal was so you'd know the “right” answer? Did you second guess or cross out your answers? Did you put something on the list because ...

What to Learn About Living: Pets Can Teach Us If We Pay Attention

Living is different than life. Living a better life can start with a change as simple as paying attention to your pets because they have their priorities straight, namely love, food, shelter, fun and, maybe, a new stuffed toy. If we pay attention, they have much to teach us ...

Below The Water Line: How Human Noise Affects Ocean Life

As humans, we are still able to find ways to escape harmful noise pollution, such as a sonic boom or fire drill. We can find refuge in a quiet room, joyous music or parts of nature. Unlike our eyes, our ears cannot completely shut out sound but we can often move away ...

Managing Holiday Stress in Pets

Holiday season is about to get started. It is a stressful time for many people, but some may not realize that pets can suffer the same stressful effects, both physically and emotionally. Studies have shown a similarity between the effects of stress on our bodies and that ...

2017-11-06T20:13:09+00:00 Animals, Healing, Local Articles, Wellness|

Supportive Therapies for Pets with Cancer

Of the approximately 98 million dogs and cats in the United States, the Animal Cancer Foundation estimates that 12 million new cases of cancer in pets are diagnosed every year. With one in every eight pets running the risk of cancer, the likelihood of any given pet ...