Turkey tail mushroom extract increased survival times in dogs with hemangiosarcoma?
This is the finding of a clinical study by the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, published in 2012… (more about it later in this post)
What is turkey tail and why is it a potent fighter against cancer and other diseases?… [Read more →]
One in four pet dogs suffer from arthritis in the United States.
The rate continues to rise due to a growing pet obesity epidemic.
Arthritis is the most common obesity-related disease in dogs. Currently, more than half U.S dogs (and cats) are overweight or obese.
In the UK,… [Read more →]
What is Milk Thistle?
Milk thistle (Latin name: Silybum marianum) is a flowering plant, native to Europe but can now be found worlwide. The fruits and seeds of milk thistle contains the most concentrated active ingredient that has protective effects on the liver.
Active Ingredient in Milk Thistle… [Read more →]
Dogs develop fear and anxiety in response to different stimuli. They may be averse to loud noises (thunderstorms or fireworks), people, places or other dogs. Being left alone can trigger separation anxiety in some dogs.
Dog Anxiety Symptoms
When anxious, dogs respond in different ways. They may show one or more of the following anxiety symptoms:
aggression,… [Read more →]
Probiotics for Dogs – Click on image for more info
The gastrointestinal (GI) tract is the largest immune organ in the body. There is a large and diverse population of GI bacteria that influences the health in many ways. A healthy level of good bacteria is not only necessary for maintaining the function of the gastrointestinal tract but also to keep the immune system strong and promote overall wellness…. [Read more →]