Natural Treatment for Liver Disease in Dogs

What is liver disease in dogs? The liver is a busy little filter and its malfunction can be fatal for pets. When toxins aren’t being removed efficiently from the blood, symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, appetite loss, fatty-looking stools and diarrhoea will usually be the first symptoms you’ll see. But not every case of liver…

Fussy Friend? How to entice your dog or to eat a new food

Lot’s of dogs and cats are fussy eaters. Especially cats (who believe it or not are slightly autistic and get confused by a new food). If you know you’re feeding something good and healthy, like a meaty bone, then here’s some methods to stimulate the appetite and encourage eating in finicky or sick pets: Yummy Thing…

The problem with dry dog food

It is currently estimated as many as 95% of Australian pet owners feed their dogs and cats some form of commercial canned or dry foods. In a highly competitive market, clever marketing will sell any pet food, no matter what its nutritional value. Many petfoods are labelled as ‘premium’, ‘super-premium’, even ‘ultra-premium’. Products labelled as such…