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Honest Kitchen Blog: The Positive Health Benefits of Pumpkin for Our Pets

Too often, articles that owners read around fall holidays involve what not to feed our companion canine and felines. I want to flip this concept and instead suggest feeding a natural food that is safe, infinitely healthy, and can be added to the daily diets of most pets: pumpkin. Learn  why via this article for […]

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Weight Management for the Overweight and Obese Pet

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  You may not be aware, but pet obesity has reached epidemic proportions in the U.S.  In 2014, the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP)conducted it’s annual National Pet Obesity Awareness Day Survey by partnering with veterinarians and establishing that 52.7 percent of dogs and 57.9 percent of cats are overweight or obese. That’s nearly nearly […]

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Pet Food Ingredients: The Questionable

This article originally appeared on my ongoing series of articles for Flexcin International, Inc as Pet Food Labels: Questionable Pet Food Ingredients As part of our “Reading Pet Food Labels” series, we covered the basics along with the ‘Good’ and ‘Bad’ ingredients. Now it’s time to cover the ‘Questionable’ ingredients you may find in your pet’s food or treats. The questionable nature of these […]

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Pet Food Ingredients: The Bad

This article originally appeared on my ongoing series of articles for Flexcin International, Inc as Pet Food Labels: Bad Ingredients- BHA, BHT, Ethoxyquin, and Propylene Glycol I encourage pet owners to scrutinize the ingredients listed on the labels of your pet’s food and treats. It is important to do this before any edible item enters the mouth of […]

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My Cat From Hell’s Veterinarian Discusses Medical Reasons Behind Feline Bad Behavior

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I am enthusiastic that Jackson Galaxy asked me to contribute my holistic veterinary perspective in both seasons two and three of Animal Planet’s My Cat From Hell (MCFH). Galaxy (AKA Cat Daddy) understands the intrinsic connection between feline behavior and underlying medical abnormalities.  For the cats that Galaxy suspects to have health problems potentially correlating with their ‘hellish’ […]

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