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Answering the FAQs about Animal Reiki

by Felicia McMillan, shamanic Reiki practitioner and owner of Mended Joy Noticing that your pet is anxious, depressed, or stressed can often be a sign that life energy is low. Physical illness and maladies are a tangible manifestation that life energy is low. In collaboration with modern medicine, reiki may increase the rate of healing …

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How do Fleas Hurt My Dog?

by Dr. Gail Marasse, Active Pet Health Before I list all the ways that these devilish insects can cause problems, let’s talk about what fleas actually are. They are parasites! Yes, by definition, a flea is a parasite because they live on (external parasite) or in (internal parasite) other creatures. And, it just so happens …

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What does my pet REALLY want from me?

(It’s not what you think!) by  Deb Brosnan, owner of Wholistic Animals Communication This is the #1 question I am asked. You would think it’s a simple answer right? More dog treats, more squirrels and birds to chase. A pasture buddy. Yes, sometimes. But mostly they need something else.

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A Guide to Washing Your Dog

by Nikki Musko, owner of Nikki’s Collar Club Contrary to popular belief, washing your dog isn’t as simple as getting your dog wet, scrubbing some soap into their fur, rinsing the dog, and leaving it to dry. Bathing your dog is actually far more complicated than that. While there are some simple general rules for …

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Look Out – Understanding your Pet’s Eyes

by Dr. Robert Zepeki, DVM CVCP, owner of Village Animal Group Your kitty and doggy Friends possess a remarkable stereoscopic vision. They inherited this ability from their hunting ancestors. Both species can see some color. Your doggy Friend has an eye very similar to our eye with one focal point on the back of the …