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The Raw Cost

Originally posted on Healthful Dog:
Kitten pouches cost around £3 for 12 x 100g, this 6 month old kitten would need at least 4 of those a day. £1 per day minimum for food However, he is raw fed and…

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Healthful Dog

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We are very excited to introduce Healthful Dog Magazine! We’ve been thrilled at the response to the new magazine, which has a range of columns from holistic practitioners detailing the science behind their methods, it also…

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The Vaccinosis Ramifications

There are many reports on vaccinations around at the moment and many articles have been published in the relevant press. These reports contain frightening information on the contents of vaccines and the side effects of them, which are not always … Continue reading

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The Parvo Threat

Canine Parvovirus (CPV) has a number of different strains, and 2 different effects, the most common of which is gastrointestinal, the other is cardiac. Mortality rates are high, up to 91%, but more likely in animals who already have an … Continue reading

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Teeth, the Health Indicator

Plaque and Tartar build up on teeth as bacteria feed on the accumulated food. The cumulative effect leads to periodontal disease. According to the British Association of Veterinary Dentistry, 80% of dogs over the age of 3 have periodontal disease … Continue reading

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The Spay/Neuter Health Denigration

Sterilization will naturally serve to prevent any unwanted litters. In bitches, spaying will greatly reduce the risk of breast cancer, pyometra, perianal fistula and cancers of the reproductive organs.5 Spay surgery itself carries a somewhat high rate (around 20%) of … Continue reading

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The Spoilt Brat Simulation

Far too many owners tell us that they have issues with their dogs’ behaviour only in certain situations, and want advice for that only, as in all other aspects their furry baby is ‘perfect’; in 100% of such scenarios we … Continue reading

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The Pet Sitting Discrepancy

A friend has recently taken in a Jack Russell puppy to pet sit for 2 weeks whilst the owner goes on holiday. The un-uttered rule of pet sitting obviously being to do what is best for the animal she was … Continue reading

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The Slippage Degeneration

On a regular basis we hear of the raw feeder who has ‘slipped’, and there will always be a ‘but…’ “but he’s still getting home cooked dinners”, “but our fridge-freezer died”, “but we were away”…. Some of these are simply excuses … Continue reading

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Gene Mutation That Leads To Abnormal Development Responsible For Autism Discovered

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