Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore these ideas and much more!

Coconut Oil in Your Pet's Diet - - Dr. Karen Becker discusses the importance of coconut oil in your pet's diet. Coconut oil is good for balancing good to bad bacteria issue. Coconut oil is also terrific moisturizer for animals with skin allergies, dry and flaky skins, cuts, sores, pets with thin coats, dry cut noses and other pet's skin problems.

Your dog's tongue is a long, muscled, versatile organ that has many important functions.

Gastric Dilatation Volvulus can cause significant damage to your dog's internal…

Hippocrates might be credited with saying “Let food be thy medicine, and let medicine be thy food,” but biochemist Dr. Johanna Budwig is known for...

Chronic kidney disease, a leading cause of death in most domestic cats, happens when her kidneys are gradually and irreversibly deteriorating.

Improving the quality of food, water, and indoor air are just some of the many ways to detoxify your pet's system.

from Modern Dog magazine

Pet Talk: Pet Dental Health Month

While any pet owner knows the importance of a regular grooming and exercise routine for their pet, proper dental care is often overlooked. With February being National Pet Dental Health Month, there is no better time to develop a maintenance plan for your pet’s oral hygiene. “How goes the mouth, so goes the health,” said Dr. Bert Dodd, clinical professor at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences.  “Overall health can be affected by oral disease, which can get into…

Liver tests determine how well your pet's liver is functioning, but note that the changes in liver enzyme values don't automatically indicate organ disease.