Category Archives: Immunity

My Journey to Raising Holistic, All Natural Dogs

Holistic Dog

THE HOLISTIC APPROACH   I made it a first priority to learn more about nutrition for my dogs. After some self-directed study, I was convinced that nutrition was a very significant factor in maintaining health and treating disease. There was a wealth of research, for example, showing that a number of specific vitamins are essential to the normal functioning of the dog’s immune system. Most surprising to me was the fact that proper nutrition could boost the […]

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Improve Your Dog’s Health – Natural Dog Health Care

Dog Health

Natural Dog Health Care   Everyone who has a dog and who is conscientious about their own health will clearly see the benefits of providing a similar lifestyle for their pet. Natural dog health care not only means finding a good place for your dog to live, but also providing for his health.   Commit yourself to your dog’s health by giving your dog the best in natural dog health care. As with humans, natural health care […]

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Identifying and Controlling Your Doggy’s Allergies

Puppy or Dog Allergies   Similar to their owners, dogs and puppies can suffer from allergy symptoms too.   A few of these allergic reactions may be associated to the meals that they eat where a number of the cheaper manufacturers of pet food have coloring and preservatives that may trigger allergic reactions.   If that is so, then it’s important to eliminate  these meals which have the ingredients that trigger the reactions.   This isn’t always simple because […]

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Which Herbs Can I Feed My Dog? – Herbs for Dogs

Which Herbs Can I Feed My Dog?   Herbs make food taste more delicious. They have been used for millennia as medicine. They smell great. They add personality to a garden. And, you can give them to your dog with some wonderful health benefits. In fact, the holistic benefits of herbs make them a worthwhile addition to their diets.  Herbs for dogs.     Herbs for Dogs – Herbs That Are Safe For Dogs   Here are […]

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Intermittent Fasting For Dogs

Therapeutic fasting is something many health-conscious people do regularly, but it’s not something that’s often talked about as a way to improve dogs’ health.   But it might be something to consider.     Most people feed their dogs twice a day. This means that most of the time, the dog’s digestive system is constantly working to digest food. However, one of the main functions of the digestive system is immune function. If the digestive system is […]

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What is the Raw Food Diet for Dogs?

Raw Food Diet for Dogs

Why a Raw Diet Is Better Than Kibble for Your Dog   There’s a lot of controversy around raw diets for dogs. Some sources claim that “dogs aren’t wolves” and therefore, the logic goes, they don’t “need” to eat raw meat. Well, the reality is that today’s dogs are sicker than ever, and most eat kibble, which can never be as nutritionally complete or diverse as raw, natural food. Is there a correlation? I believe so. Raw Food Diet […]

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How to Treat Color Dilution Alopecia in Dogs

What the heck is Color Dilution Alopecia (CDA)? In a nutshell, Color dilution alopecia (CDA) can occur in dogs with dilute coat color and leads to hair loss.  I went through this with one of my toy breed dogs.  She’s a cocoa color with a pearl sheen to her coat, very rare, but beautiful!  Unfortunately, when she was around 2 years old, she started getting skin problems and lost most of her fur.  She was not so pretty anymore. […]

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The Benefits of Bovine Colostrum for Dogs – 2018 Review

Bovine Colostrum for dogs

What are the benefits of Bovine Colostrum for puppies and dogs?   Using a Bovine Colostrum supplement has many, many benefits, and I highly recommend it over anything else.  Colostrum is life’s first food. The number one killer for dog’s and puppies today is immune disease.  If their immune system is compromised, it leaves the door open for all kinds of diseases. Infections, auto-immune disease, ulcers, cancer, heart disease, diabetes, allergies and aging are immune related. The […]

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