Canine Influenza: Don’t Support the Immune System!

Canine Influenza: Don’t Support the Immune System!

By Paula Vandervoort, Certified Small Animal Naturopath candidate at the American Council of Animal Naturopathy I’ve been thinking a lot about what people are saying about the canine influenza issue. Many people are struggling with whether to vaccinate for it or not. As they research the news and social media, and talk to their vets and breeders, they may be getting conflicting guidance. People are polarized in two camps – you either vaccinate...

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Adequate Nutrition vs Proper or Optimal Nutrition

Adequate Nutrition vs Proper or Optimal Nutrition

Part 2 – Why Not Feed Your Pet A Raw Diet? By Dr. Jeannie Thomason, co-founder of the American Council of Animal Naturopathy This is where the confusion and controversy gets started. We love our companion carnivores, they are part of our family, we want to feed them in the very healthiest way possible. We want our animals to thrive, not just survive!  How can we do this?  What is the best diet for our dogs and cats?  How can we be sure...

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Promoting & Maintaining Wellness With 8 Laws of Health

Promoting & Maintaining Wellness With 8 Laws of Health

By Dr. Jeannie Thomason, Co-founder of the American Council of Animal Naturopathy In Animal Naturopathy there is a focus on promoting and maintaining wellness through aiding the immune system to remain balanced and living by the 8 Laws of Health.  The first law of health is Nutrition. Proper, species specific nutrition is the foundation or cornerstone of true health and wellness. Species specific nutrition, when fed in its raw state is made up...

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