Category: Wellness

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Is a vegan diet appropriate for dogs and cats

Since 1989, I have been a vegan myself (now I do eat some eggs from neighbor chickens) so I do understand why people want to feed their dogs a vegan diet. The range and bioavailability of amino acids is the real challenge with feeding a vegan diet to our canine and feline friends. Synthetic protein sources have inherent problems even… Read more →

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Feline Wellness The Natural Way (Case Study: Billie)

Several years ago, I was lucky enough to meet Anitra Frasier who wrote the ground breaking book, “The Natural Cat.”  Anitra was not a veterinarian, but she had decades of experience rescuing and caring for people’s cats.  She’d get on her bicycle with her supplies and do house calls to show people how to correctly trim nails, clean ears, groom and… Read more →