Q. What are lignans and how can they help a dog with Cushing’s disease? A. As many pet parents choose to take a natural approach to manage Cushing’s disease, certain plant compounds can work to address the root cause of the disease. Many homeopathic remedies used to treat Cushing’s symptoms present only a band-aid to … Continue reading Lignans and the Cushing’s Dog
Phosphatidylserine for Dogs: This powerful natural lipid helps stop the root causes of Cushing’s Disease When a dog suffers from Cushing’s disease, their normal body function is disrupted. After being diagnosed, the owner can choose several ways to treat the symptoms, though the disease itself has no known permanent cure. Potent chemotherapy drugs are often … Continue reading Phosphatidylserine for Dogs with Cushing’s Disease
Microbiome Why does dog gut health matter? Like humans, scientists are finding more and more evidence about the link between a healthy gut and a healthy animal. The Innovative Veterinary Care Journal defines the microbiome as “the collection of the living microorganisms inhabiting the gastrointestinal tract.” These microorganisms function as wholistic helpers that contribute to … Continue reading Cushing’s and the Science of the Gut
When your veterinary professional confirms Cushing’s Disease in your beloved pet, it’s easy for your heart to sink and worry about the life your pet can lead. While Cushing’s is not a curable disease, it is very possible for a dog to live a long life by managing Cushing’s disease symptoms with treatment and lifestyle … Continue reading Help Your Cushing’s Dog Live Their Best Life
Probiotics for Dogs: What and Why Microbiome, probiotics…these buzz words aren’t just for health nuts and fitness pros. Veterinarians are beginning to recognize the importance of gut health for dogs and how it can lead to overall wellness for your pet. Amid the power salad recipes, Cooking Light magazine recently highlighted the trending topic in … Continue reading Should Dogs Take Probiotics?