Heart disease is a serious health threat to both humans and pets. In fact, an estimated 7 to 8 million dogs in the United States currently suffer from some form of cardiac disease. While some dogs are born with congenital heart disease, others acquire various forms of heart disease over their lifetimes. To help protect your pet’s precious heart, there’s now an easy-to-administer supplement specifically developed to support canine cardiovascular […]
Cats love to jump, stalk, stretch and pounce. They seem to defy the laws of physics when they’re just playing around. Even though extreme flexibility is natural for cats, years of activity can take a toll on joints and cartilage. Without proper nutritional support, joints may become stiff and painful in later years.
Big city living is certainly not for everyone, but there are some people who don’t mind tackling the crowds, noise, traffic, and other discomforts in order to be in the middle of the city, and all its attractions. After spending this Labor Day weekend in New York I realized that there is a kind of beauty and charm that may not be clearly seen with the physical senses but is […]
I was recently having breakfast with a family member who told a story about a cat he had when he was a child. According to him, “Fiddle” was the most intelligent cat in the world and proved to him without a doubt that cats are smarter than any other pet. When Uncle Fred was young, his family had two houses: one in the mountains and one on the beach. My […]
The word amazing is used and overused way too much these days. A new cell phone, a new camera, a new car, anything that is new or different inspires people to walk around saying “It’s amazing!” What I find interesting is that as we look around us and try to find amazing things, we sometimes miss the fact that the most amazing thing of all is actually us. Our bodies […]
It seems like a big concern for many people today is keeping the skin looking and feeling young. Aging gracefully has been for the most part replaced with the concept that aging is a disease that can be prevented. Everywhere we look we see words such as anti-oxidants, free radicals, lasers, surgeries, essential fatty acids, and other drugs or methods designed at keeping us feeling and looking younger for longer than […]
Many dog and cat owners give their pets supplements for healthy skin and coat and healthy joints, but did you know it is important to support your pet’s immune system too?