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A word about invisible fences for dogs

A word about invisible fences for dogs There are two kinds of electric fence, the old kind that is a sensor wire buried around the perimeter of your yard, and the other newer model...

Mult-Drug-Resistance-1 (MDR-1) Gene in Dogs What Does It Mean?

We sent some samples out for genetic DNA testing on a dog, to find out what breeds he was and one of the tests came back positive for the MDR-1 gene. The owner asked...

CBD Definitive Post Nov 22 2019

After a great deal of time, and a year’s feedback, I’m more happy with CBD as an adjunct therapy than ever. CBD Cannabidiol I have come to the conclusion that the effects are on...

Probiotic Yogurt and Antibiotics

Why I recommend probiotic Yogurt for any dog or cat that I put on antibiotics. How yogurt cultures work, which yogurt is best and why. I did a video that talks about antibiotics and...

My Dog’s Cough – PND Hack n Gag

This dog  typifies the “PND Hack n Gack” which is akin to COPD, which is kind of like airway Atopy, all of which are oversimplifications of airway inflammation. Document on PND Hack n Gack...

Why I Have Never Lost a Patient Under Anesthesia

There are only two reasons why I have never lost a patient under anesthetia, and neither of those reasons has anything to do with me being amazing. Anybody could do it. Why I have...

When Picking a Rescue Dog, Please Note

When Picking a Rescue Dog, Please Note Without a doubt the first thing you have to do, is add 15 to your current age. Take that number and put it at the end of...

Hydrolyzed Protein Diets For Food Allergy?

What do you think about the limited ingredient foods such as kangaroo food for food allergy? Or do you think we should stick to the Rachael Ray food? ANSWER: That is an excellent question...

What’s better? Kangaroo? Limited ingredient? Or hydrolyzed protein?

There are quite a few ways to supply proteins to a dog. I think that’s an understatement. But in consideration of food allergy, there are three main considerations. That’s novel proteins, limited ingredients, or...

How Cold Laser, (K-Laser) Red Light Therapy Works

Many people have not heard about Cold Laser, or Laser Therapy, Red Light Therapy. It’s basically red. light. Want an audio explanation of how laser really works at the cellular level? (Click to listen)...

What kinds of allergy are curbed by what kinds of antihistamines?

It turns out that certain kinds of allergy aren’t helped by antihistamines at all! And it also turns out that every dog has a “favorite” antihistamine. Some dogs respond far better to Benadryl then...