Index: Personal

Hanako the elephant – 61 years alone in a concrete prison

Friday, February 5th, 2016 Hanako is a 68-year-old Asian elephant who has lived in shameful conditions at the Inokashira Park Zoo in Tokyo for the past 61 years. She was transported in 1949 from Thailand to Japan when she was just two years old, to what would become her life-long prison. And ‘prison,’ is not an exaggeration. Blogger Ulara Nakagawa saw Hanako while visiting… [Read more]

Wound Care: How I am Treating my Ski Injury

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 I recently went on a back country ski trip. But with ill fitting ski boots. After an hour, my foot became sore, with it rubbing on the ski boot.. I bandaged it, but the rubbing continued…here is what happened, and more importantly HOW I am getting it to quickly resolve, and HOW you can treat your dog or cat’s wounds… [Read more]

Little lamb named Blue gets new life thanks to wheels

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 A cheery Tuesday to you and your family! We are now certifying clients in ‘Natural Animal Care’, once you take the course, and pass the exams. My Course is now being offered as a Special for 50% OFF, but only for the next 48 hours. You can grab your copy here: Little lamb named Blue gets new life thanks… [Read more]

[Video] BAN Trophy Hunting of Grizzly Bears

Thursday, September 24th, 2015 This isn’t necessarily a pet health issue, but it’s definitely an animal rights issue. There are somewhere between 6000-15000 Grizzly Bears left. Over 10000 have been killed by Trophy Hunters. Over 90% of the residents of B.C. want this to stop. The Government won’t listen, and continues to support these hunters.. I encourage you to watch this short video, and… [Read more]

[Ep. 15] Natural Remedies for Tracheal Collapse, Cecil the Lion, My Dog Jesse

Friday, September 4th, 2015 In this episode Dr Jones comments on the horrible killing of Cecil the Lion, including what you can do to prevent this from happening again. Dr Jones discusses a common condition causing coughing in dogs, Tracheal Collapse, with a number of effective home remedies. Then Dr Jones concludes with sad news about the loss of his dog, Jesse.… [Read more]

Jesse Died

Monday, August 31st, 2015 Sad news. Jesse, my 18 year old dog who has been sick with a variety of ailments, died on Saturday. He was euthanized comfortably at home with the rest of his family present.. he still wagged his tail that morning, but after a short walk to pee, was unable to stand. Jesse came to us after my father died in… [Read more]

Dr. Andrew Jones, DVM