Can magnets for pain management help your pet?

How can magnets help your pet with their pain? Magnets for pain management. It’s an interesting idea, really. Can using magnets help your pet get some relief from pain? We ask our pets to perform lots of strenuous activities for us. Or they overwork their bodies on their own. Maybe they just get sore from […]

What is acupuncture for pets? It’s easier than you think to use it

Have you heard about this interesting treatment? Acupuncture for pets is a traditional Chinese medicine therapy that involves needles. While this sounds like it might hurt, it doesn’t seem to cause any real discomfort for your pet. The needle placement is easily tolerated, either by people or pets, at least as I’ve observed. It’s been […]

Essential oils for your pets. What’s the buzz?

Essential oils. What are they? Essential oils are compounds that come from parts of various plants. The plants are distilled or otherwise broken down to the oils that are considered essential oils. Each plant has unique properties that may have therapeutic effects on the individual using them. They can be used aromatically (inhaled), topically (on […]

Pet healthcare; traditional or alternative?

Your pet needs healthcare sometimes. Pet healthcare is super important if you’re going to give your pet their best life. Do you know all the options available for helping your pet look and feel their best? Traditional pet healthcare Most people know that a veterinarian is a pet doctor. Vets have been helping pets for […]

Can animal reiki help my pet? Find out what it is and how it works!

What is reiki? Animal reiki is a subspecialty of reiki (pronounced “ray” “key”). Reiki uses universal energy to heal and relax animals with energy. While reiki is known for its use on people, this technique works on animals, things and even situations with great success as well.  The term reiki means “rei” or universal life […]

Dog Hydrotherapy; what is it and how can it help you dog?

What is dog hydrotherapy? Dog hydrotherapy defined. Hydro = water.  Therapy = treatment of a problem.  Then add in your dog.  Basically, it’s using the benefits of water to treat a problem.  While there are lots of variations, it’s basically one of three things;  Whirlpool –  Your dog gets in a whirlpool with warm water […]

A pet chiropractor can help your pet. Here’s how!

What is a pet chiropractor? A pet chiropractor is a practitioner who manipulates misaligned joints to bring them back to a healthy state. A pet chiropractor is a chiropractor that specializes in the treatment of pets.   In the U.S., a pet chiropractor has to earn an undergraduate degree, then either a degree as a human […]

The Healing Touch for Dogs; a must read.

Why read “The Healing Touch for Dogs”? Healing touch is a technique intended to help relax and heal your pets. I just finished reading “The Healing Touch for Dogs” by Dr. Michael W. Fox.  So, I’m a book nerd.  I love reading and learning about new stuff. And I love finding new and better ways […]

Is horse massage a thing? Yes. It is! Your horse will love it!

Your horse wants a massage! Horse massage; your equine partner will love it! Have you ever had a massage? You know that it is super at loosening tight muscles and helping your relax. You might also know that it helps improve your circulation and heal more quickly. Horses get the same benefits as we do. […]

What is CBD oil? Find out more about how it can help your pets here!

CBD Oil Seems like I hear about CBD oil pretty much anywhere I turn lately. It’s on blogs. Vendors are selling it online and at pet events. Magazines are running articles. People are talking about it. A Lot! This is most likely for a couple of reasons. First, it’s legal in many states that didn’t […]