There’s No Reason For “Kitten Food!”

There’s No Reason For “Kitten Food”! A listener wrote me with a question that I’ve heard a lot: “What’s the best kitten food for my new family member?” The research I did for THE CAT BIBLE showed me that the dietary requirement of a kitten is this: to get twice as much high-protein food as […]

Revolutionary Cancer Center for Dogs

Holistic Vets (12-05-2016) #3062: Dr Judy Morgan talks about a revolutionary cancer center for dogs: the Ketopet Sanctuary in Texas north of Austin where they take in dogs with incurable, terminal cancer and give them a good quality of life while studying a cancer therapy that could apply to human cancer based on keto-genic diets […]

Diabetes in Cats Man-Made Problem

The Expert Vet (09-14-2015) #5043: Diabetes in cats are a man-made problem. Cats have gone from the barnyard to the backyard to the bedroom — and they have gone from eating mice to eating “kitty crack,” as Tracie calls all dry cat food. Some cats are naturally at risk for diabetes — Russian Blue, Siamese […]

Halo’s Healthy Weight Challenge: The Dreaded Plateau of Weeks 8 & 9

Halo’s Healthy Weight Challenge: The Dreaded Plateau of Weeks 8 & 9 Guest blog by Dr. Donna Spector Faith has definitely exhibited a distinct pattern of weight loss over the past 9 weeks—she will lose 1 or 2 pounds and then plateau for a couple of weeks. My experience with owners of overweight dogs on […]

Does Your Dog have Diabetes? How to Manage it with a Healthy Diet

Diabetes In Dogs: Why They Get It, How To Manage It Diabetes in dogs is a fairly common occurrence but it is a very different disease than what occurs in cats. I turned for assistance in understanding canine diabetes to my co-host on THE EXPERT VET on the Radio Pet Lady Network — Dr Donna Spector […]

The Pet Cancer Vet #2010 (10-14-2013)

The Pet Cancer Vet (10-14-2013) #2010 Dr Sue helps Kim in Spotsylvania, VA from GreyhoundsRock.org (that is highlighting November as National Canine Cancer Awareness month) with a cancer diet and the “low carb question.” MP3 Audio [14 MB]DownloadShow URL

Halo Made My “Impossible” Dream Come True!

My dream has always been to find canned cat foods that had no more than 10% of calories from carbohydrates in it. That was a dream I shared with all health-conscious cat lovers, who recognize that the cat is an obligate carnivore and should eat a meat diet — ideally one with only about 10% […]