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Recommendations

As part of Veterinary Care, recommendations and advice are huge. Whole-istic approach to vet medicine gives comprehensive management instead of a pill as needed.

Sterilizing The Tank

“I’m going to break down, and sterilize the tank, gravel and plants.” It’s promised often and it’s USUALLY unnecessary. Sterilization of Environments is suggested as “The Way” to prevent diseases. This is widely advocated...

Vitamins For Freshwater Fish Are a Waste of Money

Vitamins in teleost freshwater fishes are another way to spend money. But before you buy vitamins for freshwater fish, please put the money in an envelop and mail it to the Department of Labor....

What’s the Best Dog Probiotic on Amazon?

What’s the Best Dog Probiotic on Amazon? We’ve almost forever known that our gut contains germs. We learned a little more recently that many of the germs in our gut a “good” and necessary....

Aquarium and Tank Heaters (Glass Ones Suck)

Cost-Effective Titanium Aquarium and Tank Heaters If you’ve been using glass heaters, or you’ve ever lost a tank to an exploding heater or a failure that boils your fish, then this is a good...

Tooth Root Abscesses and Swelling Under the Eye in the Canine

Canine tooth root abscesses are common, and sometimes there’s more than meets the eye. What if it’s cancer from Apoquel? How can you tell? What should you do? How do you treat a tooth...

The Hobbyist’s Guide to Pond Fish

The Hobbyist’s Guide to Pond Fish “We recently built a pond in our backyard and soon added pond fish. We had lots of questions! This book was a real lifesaver for us! We never...

I Need To Find a Home For A Rescue Dog

I Need To Find a Home For A Rescue Dog I’m figuring in Cobb County, Marietta because I don’t know any other “market” for rescues. So, there’s like, four or five avenues, besides dropping...

Pancreatitis Case Communication

When bloodwork reveals pancreatitis. That’s serious inflammation (sometimes even infection) of the dog or cat’s pancreas. It can be life threatening if it drags on or becomes chronic. The pancreas can lose enough integrity...

What Does Ajax Eat Now? Grain Free Nutrition?

What Do You Recommend for Dogs on Grain Free, DCM-List feeds? My priorities IN ORDER: Quality Nutrition Rice instead of peas / lentils Cost Deliverable Not Chewy.com My reason for changing foods was that...

Avoid The Spay or Neuter to Avoid Cancer?

Avoid The Spay or Neuter to Avoid Cancer? Video at end of post Interesting information has shown up (a little ‘fringe-y) that suggests that altering (spay, neuter) pets robs them of sex-hormones (testosterone, estrogens)...

What’s in API’s Finrot and Body Cure

What’s in API’s Fin (Finrot) and Body Cure? Answer: 250mg Doxycycline per packet. Application to the water provides variable degrees of absorption. Dirty water, high organics, less absorption. Clean water and no gravel, like...