7 Natural Remedies for Anxiety, Nervousness or Fear in Dogs and Cats

Our cat hates Christmas. We have no idea why, but our once confident cat becomes a jumpy, nervous mess over the holidays. Bags that used to be fun are now viewed as horrific threats from the unknown. The Christmas tree signifies weeks of terrifying changes. Every year it gets worse and it’s heartbreaking to watch. […]

5 Common Pet Conditions that DON’T have Natural Remedies ©

There is a lot of natural pet care information online and not all of it is reliable. Many websites tend to get caught up in recommending only natural remedies, without mentioning mainstream Veterinary care or allopathic medication. The fact is, we need synthetic medication. We can tackle some conditions and symptoms naturally, or provide supportive […]

Green Tea For Pets (Infographic) ©

Green Tea may benefit pets as much as it is believed to benefit humans. It can be used as a supplement for healthy dogs, cats, horses, and even aquarium fish. Green Tea is readily available, but it’s very important to be sure it’s of high quality and organic if you want maximum benefits for yourself […]

The Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds for Pets ©

Pumpkin seeds (Cucurbita pepo) are often thrown out when people clean pumpkins for jack-o-lanterns this time of year. The practice is a huge waste of an item that has proven to be a fantastic source of nutrients and healing properties. Your entire family can benefit from eating fresh (unsalted) pumpkin seeds, including your pets in […]

Is Tea Tree Oil Safe for Pets? ©

Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca alternifolia or Melaleuca leucadendron oil) has become quite common in households, either in its pure form or in products. It offers a host of antimicrobial benefits (primarily due to Terpunen-4-ol, alpha-terpineol and linalool constituants), which has made it popular for everything from minor injuries to acne. The popularity of Tea Tree […]