Index: Dog Health

Dog Humping: Why Dogs Do It And What You Can Do To Stop It

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011 I recently read the headline of a ‘National Enquirer’ type magazine that claimed: ‘ Humping Dog Impregnates Man’s Leg’ If you happen to have a ‘humping dog’ problem, don’t fret, for leg pregnancy won’t happen.. BUT it did get me to thinking about how so many of our dog’s behaviours are misunderstood- including mounting or humping.. —————————- Why do they… [Read more]

Dog Flu Outbreak?

Friday, December 23rd, 2011 So this has been reported in the Wall Street Journal, as well as in various local media: “Active outbreaks of highly contagious canine influenza have been reported in New York and New Jersey in recent months. The virus also has been detected in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Colorado and Texas and is being investigated in California, according to Merck & Co., which… [Read more]

Fungal toxins ALLOWED to be in your pet’s food

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 There has been more than a few pet food recalls lately- A Dry Iams Dog food was recently recalled – the recall was limited to a small number of bags, BUT the wording of the recall concerned me, and it should concern you. What BOTHERS me is that a fungal toxin is ALLOWED to be in pet food at all.… [Read more]

Vet Costs: A Former Practicing Veterinarian Reveals His Top 5 Secrets To Dramatically Lower Them

Friday, December 16th, 2011 Veterinary Care is expensive. I should know, for I am a Veterinarian who owned a Veterinary Hospital for nearly 15 years. Veterinary Medicine has changed dramatically in the last 30 years; gone are the days of James Herriot when Veterinarians treated every type of animal, and regularly made house calls. This article will give you an understanding of why veterinary… [Read more]

Seizures In Dogs: The 5 Most Important Natural Remedies

Thursday, December 1st, 2011 If your dog has epilepsy, then you really should be looking at some of the alternative remedies for treating seizures. Conventional treatment typically consists of 2 veterinary drugs, Phenobarbital and Potassium bromide, which both have numerous side effects. This article will cover the types of seizures in dogs, causes, and the most important natural remedies. A seizure is defined as… [Read more]

“Dr. Andrew Jones: Selling “Secrets” and Lies finally has a price”

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 I recently googled my name and came up with this: “Dr. Andrew Jones: Selling “Secrets” and Lies finally has a price” It comes up on a blog called skeptvet, run by a supposed very anonymous veterinarian… Here is some of what is said: I once referred briefly to Dr. Andrew Jones in a previous post as an example of one… [Read more]

PETA killing 86% of animals in their care

Thursday, November 24th, 2011 The animal rights group PETA is often in the news with flashy billboards, naked celebrities, and pretty dramatic claims. But now there are documented reports that PETA kills most of the animals in their care. A group called, ‘PETA Kills Animals’ cites figures self-reported by the animal charity showing since 1998 it euthanized more than 25,000 pets; nearly 86% of… [Read more]

Dr Jones given the HIGHEST fines ever?

Monday, November 21st, 2011 Currently I am trying to finish a ‘real’ book about my trials and tribulations- specifically the College of Veterinarians Inquiry Committee Report into yours truly…Dr Andrew Jones In researching the book, I am trying to document some of the fines and charges against veterinarians who have been charged with professional misconduct. And I am finding serious cases here..those who have… [Read more]

Pet Insurance: Do You Really Need It And Should You Buy It?

Friday, November 18th, 2011 Veterinary fees are soaring, so many pet owners are considering pet insurance. This article will show you the pros and cons about pet insurance, what to watch out for, and help you decide if you need it. Lastly I’ll show you some simple tips to decreasing the likelihood of you needing pet insurance for your dog or cat. Veterinary medicine… [Read more]

3 Questions to Ask Before You Give Anything To Your Dog

Saturday, November 12th, 2011 There are 3 days remaining in my AMAZING Ultimate Canine Health Formula Sale. You can get a trial jar for $9.97, 3 BONUSES, plus FREE SHIPPING. If you are already a client, or wanting to try my supplement NOT on autoship you can get it NOW for 25% OFF. Before you give any type of supplement to your dog,… [Read more]

Dog Allergies: Top 7 Ways To Stop The Itching Fast

Thursday, November 10th, 2011 What’s causing your dog to do all that scratching, itching and excessive paw licking? Chances are the cause is allergies, but exactly to what? Is it to food, to grass, house dust mites…there literally are hundreds of allergens. Allergies show up in many ways, some pets can have runny eyes and sneezing, while others have serious recurring skin problems. My… [Read more]

Hairball and Constipation Remedy for your dogs and cats

Friday, November 4th, 2011 Here is a little known, yet VERY healthy remedy for hairballs and constipation in dogs and cats. In fact I have been advising pet owners use it for YEARS.. Recently you probably carved one up. And probably threw it out. Drum roll…………. Pumpkin. I cooked ours up on Tuesday, and I have been feeding it to my 2 dogs, and… [Read more]

Dr. Andrew Jones, DVM