All animals are biologically equipped to assimilate and digest foods they were designed to eat. For example, earthworms are naturally designed to process dirt. The entire GI tract of worms, from the mouth to the other end where waste is excreted, was designed for this purpose.
In a very sad story out of Colorado Springs, CO, a much loved family cat is dying of a type of cancer called vaccine-associated sarcoma (VAS).
The kitty, named Hozart, has a large, open tumor on his back near his tail, which is exactly the spot where three “routine” vaccines were injected years ago.
The vaccinations Hozart received were for distemper, the feline leukemia virus, and rabies. Two of the three, the rabies and feline leukemia (FeLV) vaccines, are most commonly associated with injection site tumors in cats. Read more…
This month’s featured patient is Myra Moonbeam, a darling female Boston terrier who developed a terrible neurologic disease following a vaccination. In May 2005, Myra Moonbeam was a happy, healthy, almost two year-old girl who went to her veterinarian for an annual exam. The vet gave Myra a Lyme vaccine. Read more from Dr. Becker….
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Essential Oils for Natural Pet Care
A Veterinarian’s Desk Reference for the Top Health Concerns of Cats, Dogs & Horses
Authored by Melissa Shelton DVM
Essential Oils for Natural Pet Care: A Veterinarian’s Desk Reference for the Top Health Concerns of Cats, Dogs & Horses is written by Melissa Shelton DVM – an internationally recognized holistic veterinarian, whose passion is researching and documenting the use of medical grade essential oils within her animal hospital. By using Young Living Essential Oils with her patients daily, Dr. Shelton is dispelling the typical beliefs of essential oils being toxic to cats and other pets. Buy book
Anubis Was Diagnosed with Breast Cancer a Year Ago
In spring 2011, we discovered Anubis had mammary lumps. It turned out one was benign, but two were malignant (breast cancer). I needed to remove all the tumors, of course, but that wasn’t the end of it. I also needed to understand the underlying cause of the breast lumps so we could prevent a recurrence and return Anubis’s body to a state of balance. Since breast cancer is linked to estrogen levels, the first thing I did after diagnosing the lumps was measure her estrogen. She was at toxic levels. Read More…
Animals don’t cook! The dry and canned foods are over cooked and bereft of nutrition. Animal Hospitals, Pet Medications, sick animals with Asthma, ADHD, cancer is on the rise to the point that families are encouraged to get Pet Insurance. As in people, vaccines are causing chronic illness in companion animals. And as in humans a good diet is helping cope and mitigate problems due to immunizations. Raw Prey is what animals naturally eat.
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Dr. Karen Becker is a holistic Vet in Illinois, author of Real Food for healthy dogs and cats, the star of Dr. Mercola’s Health pet newsletter and a proponent of fresh, raw, organic meats. Her advice: Feed a fresh food diet. It is the most important component to promote a long and healthy life for your animals.
The many different alternative modalities Dr. Becker uses to heal animals include:
- Body Work/Massage
- Western Herbal Medicine
- Traditional Chinese Medicine
- Nutraceutical Therapy
- Species Appropriate Nutritional Therapy
Your companion animals must eat organic, raw meat for best health. If your pet is eating anything other than species-appropriate raw food, he or she most likely needs supplemental digestive enzymes. Today’s pet foods just don’t provide enough of the live and active enzymes your pet needs for optimal digestion. More information and where to buy