Falling in Love with Omega-3 Fish Oil All Over Again

Falling in Love with Omega-3 Fish Oil All Over Again I’ve been a huge advocate for supplementing human and pet diets with fish oil. I wrote about it in my long-ago famous pregnancy books, in my books The Dog Bible and The Cat Bible and talked about it on the air on DOG TALK (and […]

Bladder Stones and Infections in Dogs

The Expert Vet (05-21-2018) #5077: Dogs and bladder stones: Dr. Donna Spector fills you in on everything you need to know. Bladder stones and infections go hand-in-hand. Bladder infections are common in dogs — especially overweight females — and the condition does require antibiotics. This is a condition where it is recommended to manipulate the […]

Making Innovative Pet Supplements

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (05-05-2018) #569: Featuring Sigrid Nunez, Jamey Bradbury, and Jessie Young. Author Sigrid Nunez talks about her new novel, THE FRIEND, about a woman whose dear friend commits suicide and leaves her his enormous Great Dane, with whom she mourns his death; Jamey Bradbury’s first novel THE WILD INSIDE is a […]

It’s Dangerous to Give Supplements on Your Own to a Sick Pet

It’s Dangerous to Give Supplements on Your Own to a Sick Pet If you’ve been listening to my radio shows and reading my blogs, you’ll know I am a big believer in the use of natural supplements for overall health and wellness — and to address behavioral/emotional issues, often paired with training techniques. I’m proud […]

Value of Supplements for Aging Dogs

Holistic Vets (09-04-2017) #3067: Introducing Dr Nancy Scanlan, Executive Director of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Foundation, with advice about the value of supplements for dogs as they age, from high quality companies like Thorne Research. MP3 Audio [11 MB]DownloadShow URL

Handling Sensitive Stomachs

Holistic Vets (06-05-2017) #3064: Dr. Patrick discusses digestive issues and ways to handle sensitive stomachs with supplements and probiotics. MP3 Audio [10 MB]DownloadShow URL

Do You Love Your Dog? Want the Longest Healthiest Life for Her? READ THIS!

Do You Love Your Dog? Want the Longest Healthiest Life for Her? READ THIS! I beg you to (finally!) follow my preaching — and my “practice” for myself and my dogs — and get Omega-3 oils into your dog’s diet! If you’ve been listening to me for years on the radio — reading my blogs […]

Diet, Supplements to Reduce Dog’s Arthritic Pain

Pet Food Advisors (01-23-2017) #7048: Veterinary pain specialist Dr. Mike Petty (author of DR. PETTY’S PAIN RELIEF FOR DOGS) discusses diets and supplements that may —– or may not — have added value in helping mitigate a dog’s arthritic pain. And the value of omega-3 fatty acids in the diet of younger dogs as a […]

Does Your Dog Have an Eating Disorder?

The Expert Vet (11-07-2016) #5063: Eating disorders? Does your dog suffer from one? Is your dog (usually a small one) a picky eater? Is she being manipulative or is it a sign of an underlying medical condition? Nutritional disorders (and home-cooking without balancing the diet) can lead to malnutrition. Homemade diets really need to include […]

Treating German Shepherd After Hemangiosarcoma Surgery

Pet Cancer Vet (09-12-2016) #2057: Vivien in Austria wants advice about Mato, her German Shepherd dog, who had successful surgery for hemangiosarcoma of the heart. Now she wants to use Apocaps, various supplements and vitamins along with low dose chemo and wants to know how to mix them for maximum benefits. After 5 cycles of […]