Category: Natural Pet

Urban Chickens

Coming Home to Roost by Julie Peterson Locavores with a hankering for fresh, organic eggs produced close to home have sparked a resurgence in backyard...

Paws to Consider

Best Friends Waiting for Homes by Julie Peterson Wade Breunig, of Buckeye, Arizona, had lost his marriage, his job and his house. To combat depression,...

Pet Peeve

Natural Remedies for Allergies to Furry Friends by Julie Peterson Jessica Martinez, a medical assistant and part-time dog groomer in Rockford, Illinois, was growing her...

Vet Check

Treating the Whole Pet by Julie Peterson About 10 years ago, Kim Krouth’s dog, Buckeye, was suffering from severe allergy symptoms. The mixed-breed shepherd was...

Beyond Antibiotics

Pets Can Heal With Natural Approaches by Karen Shaw Becker Like people, pets can develop allergies to medications that are overprescribed, including antibiotics, which also...

Non-Toxic Lawn Care

Protecting Pets and the Planet by Marlaina Donato Warmer weather has arrived, and so begins many homeowners’ annual quest for a well-nourished, weed-free lawn. However,...

Massage for Cats

by Sandra Murphy Although the method of massage and results can be similar to that for dogs, cats have their own rules about how they...

Give Rover a Rub-Down

Massage Keeps a Dog at Peak Health by Karen Shaw Becker “Animals have performed massage on themselves or others since the dawn of time through...

Homeopathy for Joint Injury and Pain

6 Remedies for Relief by Shawn Messonnier Joint disease, specifically arthritis, is a common problem in dogs and cats, especially as they age. The causes...

Fight Back Naturally

When Allergies Put the Bite on Pets by Sandra Murphy Springtime doesn’t just mean warmer weather, colorful flowers and greening grass. It also brings seasonal...