Herbs for Pets

Natural Aids for Treating IBD

Posted by on July 22, 2009 at 10:06 pm

Here is a link to an excellent article from Veterinary Practice News on the subject of using complimentary therapies in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).  The article, written by Dr. Narda Robinson, DO, DVM, MS, FAAMA , identifies the potential of using various herbs, supplements, acupuncture  and raw foods in the management of IBD in dogs, […]

Herbs for Pets 2nd Edition Released!

Posted by on May 28, 2009 at 8:31 pm

<>The long awaited second edition of Herbs for Pets , by author/herbalists Gregory L. Tilford and Mary L. Wulff has just been released from Bowtie Press… FINALLY! For the past decade, Herbs for Pets has been an indispensable resource for anyone who owns or cares for companion animals. Written by two of the world’s most […]

Herbs for Seasonal Allergies in Pets

Posted by on May 14, 2009 at 9:56 pm

Cedar, an Australian cattle dog has red, runny, eyes. He itches too. Probably because of a sudden rise in mold or pollen, an event that always follows a spring snowmelt. Regardless, he’s suffering, and I need to do something. The cat is sneezing again too— just like she does every spring. Come to think of […]

Herbs for the Anxious Dog or Cat

Posted by on May 6, 2009 at 8:02 pm

WHAT MAKES HERBAL CALMING FORMULAS EFFECTIVE? The efficacy of an herbal calming formula is influenced by several other factors— while quality, composition, and concentration of active ingredients all factor into the equation, we also must consider the physical and behavioral nature of the recipient dog, the causes of his anxiety, and the context in which […]