2 Essential Steps to Horse Health

2 Essential Steps to Horse Health

By Angie Wells, Angie Wells, C.E.M.T, C.E.S.T, C.A.N. Certified A.C.A.N. Practitioner Health is homeostasis within both the body and each individual cell. It is an art to master when to change a plan of care vs. stay consistent. The answers are found through listening to the horse as you go. By doing this, you will better be able to determine when the immune system may need a boost, when to aid a natural cleanse, or if you need to support a...

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Being a T.E.A.M. Member

Being a T.E.A.M. Member

By Megan Ayrault, Power of Touch For Animals Attention A.C.A.N. Graduates and Candidate Students for Certification: What would YOU get out of being a T.E.A.M. member? I was going to write a whole article about this.. I started by writing the summary I thought I would end with. Now, I’m not sure I need the rest of the article! Here’s the summary. (I’ll add a few lines after, to share a few more details.) To sum it up, here’s why I started the...

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Breed Specific Dog Food – Is It Necessary?

Breed Specific Dog Food – Is It Necessary?

By Carole Milligan, certified by ACAN as a Carnivore Nutrition Consultant For a few months I have been seeing a TV commercial that states different dog breeds have different nutritional needs. The suggestion is made that purebred dogs require special diets. I suppose that means your average mixed breed dog can just eat plain old kibble. Don’t believe that marketing propaganda gimmick for one second! The truth is that all dogs, regardless of...

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Today I Was A Hero

Today I Was A Hero

By: Megan Ayrault – Power Of Touch For Animals Today I was a hero! I had a chance to make a difference, the chance to actually save a life! But I almost missed that chance because of a silly thought in my mind. If something else hadn’t happened to change the situation, the outcome could have been very different. Especially for that poor mother duck and her ducklings…. I actually saved multiple lives. 6, 7 or 8, depending on exactly what...

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There’s Another Way! – Animal Naturopathy

There’s Another Way! – Animal Naturopathy

By Dr. Jeannie Thomason co-founder of the American Council of Animal Naturopathy Many are becoming more and more aware that allopathic/conventional veterinary medicine no longer seems to make the cut; it doesn’t really fix or  “cure” the underlying health issues that our pets are facing. It tends to dish out the so-called “quick fix or magic bullet” to get what appears at first glance to be immediate results! The...

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Focusing on Wellness

Focusing on Wellness

By Dr. Kim Bloomer, co-founder of the American Council of Animal Naturopathy “If you look at healthcare today, it’s all about disease. It’s not about understanding wellness at all.” ~Leroy Hood In a recent short article I wrote I was focusing on the difference of the common “health” mindset in our country (possibly the world at this point). I put quotation marks around the word “health” because we...

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