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Pet Acupuncture 101: Health Alternative for Your Dog

Published on May 21, 2012 by in Health

About today’s guest writer: Staci Marks is currently a writer for an Affordable Health Insurance site. Her passion for fitness, health and reading has allowed her to pursue a career in writing.” Is your pet suffering from arthritis? Does your dog have problems breathing due to respiratory issues? Does your cat have a gastrointestinal ailment?

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Raw Talk With A Certified Animal Nutritionist

As an advocate of biologically appropriate nutrition, I come face to face with naysayers and disbelievers of raw food diets for our companion animals every day. To them I ask, “What do dogs eat in the wild?” “What does a wild dog mother feed her pups?” “Why do we insist on feeding our pets foods

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Dog Park Manners

Taking your canine companion to an off-leash dog park can be a great way to let him blow off steam, burn up excess energy, and socialize with other dogs and people. Unfortunately, one irresponsible pet owner can ruin an afternoon of fun for everyone else in the park — and it happens more often than

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Dog Posture (Part 2): A Real Pain in the Neck?

In our last chapter on dog posture, we explored why standing up is so important for animals and people. So, what are some of the reasons our dogs have trouble standing comfortably or “stacking” correctly? The upper neck, the feet and dentition/skull shape turn out to be the biggest players in abnormal posture, because they

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