Right now, there are more pets in America than people, and many count their pets among the most beloved members of their family. However, a surprising number of pet owners are not aware that the lifestyle they provide their companions may not be a healthy one. Gary Null has helped countless Americans inprove their diets and their health with his natural approach to healthy living and scepticism of the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. Now, with Natural Pet Care , he carefully and compassionately lays out the ways we can improve our pets’ health and lives. Natural Pet Care includes "Animals on the Move", which explains the importance of proper exercise, "Everybody in the Tub!", which covers natural bathing and grooming products and techniques, "The Impetuous Pet", which helps in understanding your animal’s behavior, and appendices for those seeking holistic veterinary care, pet friendly lodgings and animal friendly organizations. Natural Pet Care also provides sources for natural pet foods and products, while scrutinizing the pet food industry. He describes, for instance, that almost any dog owner would be horrified to learn what really goes into most commercial dog foods—even some of the more expensive brands—including "slaughterhouse throwaways" and diseased animal parts. As an alternative, Null offers "The Tao of Chow," in which he recommends countless natural alternatives that can easily be made at home—recipes included—and which can prolong and improve your pet's life. With this book on your reference shelf, you and your spectacular pet will be ready to tackle anything naturally! Natural Pet Care deals extensively with the health of dogs and cats, but also is devoted to other common pets, including birds, rabbits, ferrets, fish, horses, rodents, and snakes. Long overdue, Gary Null's Natural Pet Care will help pet owners provide their furry, feathered, and scaled companions with the healthy lifestyle they need and deserve.
The essential guide to keeping pets in tip-top condition. Natural Pet Care explains how to keep cats, dogs, rabbits and guines pigs happy and healthly. This valuable book covers: How to develop and maintain excellent health using natural methods How to understand the real nutritional needs of an animal - and not rely on the claims of manufacturers How to provide better, natural food with more vitamins and minerals How to treat many common ailments using natural methods where possible How to improve breeding practices to avoid degenerative diseases PAT COLEBY is a qualified vet, with many years of experience both in Australia and overseas, and is also the author of NATURAL HORSE CARE.
Alternative health titles are topping bestseller lists as people search for effective, natural ways to care for themselves and their families--and, as every pet owner knows, house pets are family too. In this revised edition of her groundbreaking work, CJ Puotinen gives animal lovers even more of the information they'll need to care for their dogs, cats, birds, and rabbits the natural way.
Trace Minerals are the Building Blocks of the Body. Unfortunately, acid rain, modern agricultural methods and the purifying and processing of our drinking water are depleting the minerals critical to good health from the soil. This leads to the malnourishment of our animals that feed on the products that come from the soil. Revolutionary nutritional discoveries work to change these circumstances and can improve the health and well-being of our furry family members. For instance, crystalloid electrolytes, designed for rapid absorption, provide the vital energy source needed to protect our pets from illness. Dr. Howard Peiper researches the many benefits of trace minerals and electrolytes for your pet. In addition, he provides insights on how fruits, vegetables, enzymes, raw food and a gluten-free diet positively impact your pet's health. He presents this valuable information for your use in "The Best in Natural Pet Care, the Natural Approach for a Healthy Pet."
In Dr. Khalsa's Natural Dog, pioneering veterinarian Deva Khalsa comes to the aid of dog owners by sharing her effective, integrative approach to natural health and healing for dogs. BONUS! 50 healthy and tasty recipes - including doggy birthday cakes!
A Veterinarian's Desk Reference for the Top Health Concerns of Cats, Dogs and Horses
Author: Melissa Shelton
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. This book presents Dr. Shelton's theories and experiences using essential oils as a veterinary modality. Within you will find natural and effective methods to care for your own horses, dogs, and cats. Conditions covered include colic, laminitis, strangles, and thrush in horses; arthritis, urinary incontinence, ear infections, and knee injuries in dogs; hairballs, upper respiratory infections, ear mites, and car rides in cats.
Canine chiropractic! Mutt massage! Doggie acupuncture! Alternative pet care is an exciting new trend that offers dog owners a natural way to care for their furry friends. Learn how to provide your dog with a happy, healthy lifestyle--the natural way--in this helpful new guide. Learn how to prevent disease, cut vet bills, and keep your dog feeling his best. Topics include daily care (diet and exercise), nutrition, vaccinations and dental care, chemical-free pest prevention (fleas, ticks and worms), specialized holistic care (acupuncture, chiropractic, and homeopathy) and long-term health and longevity (massage, Tellington Touch, troubleshooting). Features easy-to-follow, fully illustrated massage routines as well as a directory of aromatherapy solutions for illnesses and stress. Written and researched by a veterinarian with specialized holistic expertise.
"Essential Oils for Dogs: Natural Remedies and Natural Dog Care Made Easy" carries the reader into the world of essential oils. After a working definition is provided, the author then goes into detail about the various uses of essential oils in the care of man's best friend. Essential oils are typically used by people who don't want to use chemically based treatments to cure certain problems. It is never usually considered as an alternate treatment for pets. The author provides information on the types of essentials oils that can safely be used on dogs and the best ways to administer said oils.