Holistic Pet Health

Holisitic Pet Health is on the rise as many pet owners are turning to this type of therapy for their pet. If your looking for information on how to manage your pet's health with holistic or natural pet care products, this section will provide you with real life experiences. You can also search for veterinarians that provide holistic health therapy.


February 18, 2009 | By Leslieanne S C. | 6

I think it can/should be used in conjunction with normal medical means(like a bonus) or if all other methods have been exhausted. I also believe that it depends on the individual pet/case. What's your take?

Leslieanne S C.
Karen F.

February 19, 2009

A: I agree that the combo is excellent. It's not always easy to find holistic vets though. I happen to be a massage therapist and reiki practitioner and a student of naturopathy for years. My cats LOVE reiki treatments. I have always used reiki on a… more ›

January 21, 2009 | By Pia S. | 14

If not, why? Do you feel guilty or is there another reason, possibly medical. I am not suggesting it by any means since I am not a nutritionist. Part 2: Answer to questions - why? See my journal. Many nutritionists and holistic vets recommend i… more ›

Pia S.
Courtney H.

January 21, 2009

A: When i was feeding my crew BARF, they did fast once a week.

June 28, 2010 | By Mary T. | 1

What changes can I expect as my dog ages?

Mary T.

July 12, 2010

A: Prepare for and help your older dog adjust to changes in the body and the canine mind. Canine aging brings on a loss of agility, sight, hearing, smell — and a loss of interest in activities that once were fun. “You still want me to leap up and s… more ›


April 30, 2010 | By Mary T. | 31

Can pet owners prepare homemade meals without depriving their pets of vital nutrients? Yes, says the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association, but cooking for the cat or dog requires precision. "It does take education, effort and… more ›

Homemade Pet Food: Pet Owners Cook Up Cat Kibble and Dog Chow

April 22, 2010 | By Mary T. | 29

Today, with the topic of climate change having a more noticeable impact on our everyday lives, the need to appreciate our home has never been more critical. For pet owners, the call to live greener should be poignant. Authors Robert and … more ›

Ten Ways for Your Pet to Be Eco-Friendly

April 5, 2010 | By Mary T. | 18

ORLANDO, Fla. — With "green" pet food, biscuits and other tasty treats available on many store shelves, pet owners now have a wide range of organic and earth-friendly options from which to choose. But increasingly, owners are finding they can also … more ›

Going Green With Your Pet: Eco-Friendly Products for Owners


September 14, 2008 | By Vicki T. | 0

If you are into holistic medicine for your pet, then this is an interesting book. Warmly, Vicki Tankersley

February 14, 2009 | By Pia S. | 0

I find it so helpful when I get these in my handouts at lectures so I thought I'd offer a few more on this topic. Hope they help. Books: The Healing Power of Pets: Harnessing the Amazing Ability of Pets to Make and Kee… more ›

November 22, 2008 | By Pawsforpeace | 3

Goal #1 - Preventing disease. This goal seems simple enough; let’s prevent disease so that your pet never becomes ill. I would actually prefer to see healthy pets rather than ill ones. It’s obviously not practical or possible for a… more ›

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