Experts Weigh in on Coconut Oil for Dogs (With Infographic)

Scientific studies are often lacking for natural supplements, leaving us with anecdotal evidence and little else. The health benefits of coconut Oil, however, have been studied quite extensively. We understand that proof at the scientific level is important to pet parents, as they try to navigate the natural health minefield. To that end, we searched […]

Indian Almond Leaves (T. catappa) for Aquariums

Indian Almond Leaves (also known as Catappa or Ketapang leaves) have been used for both therapeutic and medicinal purposes in the aquarium hobby for many years. They are said to simulate the natural environment for fish such as Bettas, Killies, Discus, Arowana, Tetras, Appistogramma, Dwarf Cichlids, Rasbora, Corydoras and other Catfish, and Shrimp. They also […]

Oyster Shell for Birds or Aquariums

Oyster shell is primarily calcium carbonate. It’s often crushed for use in bird food & chicken feed as calcium-rich grit. It aids digestion and contributes to egg health. Crushed oyster shell is also used in aquariums to stabilize and increase pH. This environmentally friendly, natural solution puts to good use what would otherwise be a […]

Please Pardon the Mess, We’re Doing Site Renovations!

It’s time to update our website to a more modern and user-friendly design. We’ll continue to bring you natural pet care information in this new format. We appreciate your patience as we update images, formatting, and so on. Everything should be in place by next week. Get ready for a bigger, better experience when you […]

Fight Canine Cancer with These 8 Antioxidants + Dog Treat Recipe

Cancer is all too common in dogs and it’s the leading cause of their death. By some estimates, there’s a one in three chance your dog will be diagnosed with cancer. Some types are more common than others.  That makes cancer prevention as important to them as it is to humans.