Index: Pet health

How To Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

Monday, February 20th, 2012 February is Pet Dental Health Month for most of North America. There are many things that you can be doing to keep your pet’s mouth healthy, preventing dental tartar and gingivitis. The most important SINGLE thing is brushing your pet’s teeth, and this video gives you some good background, and clear directions. Enjoy! Dr Andrew P.S. In my webinars on… [Read more]

Dog Worms: How To Quickly Treat Them With Natural And Conventional Options

Friday, February 17th, 2012 Worms in dogs are very common, with up to 1/3 of all dogs being infected with intestinal parasites; roundworms, tapeworms, coccidia and giardia. In this article, I’ll go over the most common types of worms, and how you can tell if your dog has worms. I’ll then go on to show you how to prevent dog worms, and give the… [Read more]

Vancouver petting-zoo goats may have been slaughtered for meat

Thursday, February 16th, 2012 Retired pygmy goats that were once pets at the Stanley Park petting zoo appear to have been sold for their meat. This has happened despite the specific requirements to treat them humanely, and allow them to live out their ‘natural’ life. A variety of farm animals, Goats, sheep, cows, pigs, were adopted by hobby farms and private owners around Greater… [Read more]

Dog Diarrhea: How To Quickly Stop It At Home

Friday, February 10th, 2012 You have seen this many times; soft, liquidy poop found in a pile on the rug under the kitchen table. In this article I am going to go over the common causes of dog diarrhea, and how it is diagnosed based on the clinical signs. Lastly you will see the more common and most effective at home remedies to be… [Read more]

Case Study, Anorexic Cat

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 Hello and Welcome to my next case study. The lucky winners will get a copy of my NEW course, “How to Start With Healing Your Pets At Home”. There is still time to get in on my Ultimate Feline Health Formula Special: You can get a trial bottle for 67% OFF, BUT this ends tonight. As a BONUS for trying… [Read more]

Ear Mites In Dogs And Cats: Top 5 Sure Fire Remedies That Work

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 If your dog or cat is scratching their ears, you are probably wondering if they have ear mites. In this article I will explain what ear mites are, and how you can diagnose infection in your dog or cat. You will learn about the mite life cycle, how the mites spread, and the most effective holistic remedies to treat your… [Read more]

Wolves attacking cows in British Columbia

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012 Ranchers in the North Thompson say wolves have moved into their area and are preying on livestock. Brenda Jones owns a ranch in Louis Creek, B.C., north of Kamloops. She says wolves were never a problem until about two years ago. Now, the predators regularly prey on her herd. “There’s tracks everywhere, there’s scat everywhere. Our cows are nervous all… [Read more]

Dog Pain: 5 Natural Solutions To Stop It Fast

Friday, January 27th, 2012 Our dogs have signs and symptoms of pain much in the way that people do, but often this pain is unrecognized, not diagnosed, and hence not treated. In this article I will show you how to check if your dog is in pain, and the most common symptoms found in dog pain. I will cover the more common causes of… [Read more]

Prolotherapy: An alternative for repair of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries In Dogs

Monday, January 23rd, 2012 Prolotherapy is defined as “proliferation therapy,” or “proliferative injection therapy”. It involves injecting an irritant type solution into the region of tendons or ligmaents to strengthen the weak tissues, causing scar tissue to form, and help re-stabilize the joint. Prolotherapy has been used for over 30 years to repair joint injuries in people. The injected material produces a thickening of… [Read more]

The Diagnosis and Winners

Monday, January 23rd, 2012 Last week I posted some Xrays, asking for a diagnosis. You guys are very smart, and I was surprised as to how many are able to interpret the Xrays, knowing what joint is involved, giving a diagnosis and suggesting treatment. Many of you guessed correctly, but I was specifically looking for the most likely underlying cause. 3 winners were chosen,… [Read more]

How To Treat Cat Diabetes At Home with These Top 5 Holistic Options.

Friday, January 20th, 2012 Cat diabetes is increasingly being diagnosed, and currently it affects more than 1 in 400 cats. Diabetes is very treatable, and does not need to shorten your cat’s life span. This article will go over the signs of diabetes in cats, along with the various suspected causes. I will review the most common solutions, focusing on the lesser know natural… [Read more]

Merrit BC Stray Cat Controversy

Thursday, January 12th, 2012 A small town in BC has been in the news over their stray cat problem. The Nicola Valley Animal Rescue says more than 500 feral cats roam the streets of Merritt. The rescue group has set up feeding stations, but this does not sit well with the by law officers. They are removing the food on a daily basis, then… [Read more]

Dr. Andrew Jones, DVM