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Is it Safe to Use Essential Oils With Dogs?

We get asked almost daily in our safety group about using essential oils with pets (usually dogs and cats). Because the usage information for dogs and cats is not the same, I have split the information in two posts: this one for dogs, and one for cats.What you will learn on this page:General safety tipsSelecting [...]

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Lyme Disease Is On The Rise Again. Here's How To Prevent It

Black-legged ticks, also known as deer ticks, can carry Lyme disease.   Kenneth H Thomas/Science Source/Getty Images Lyme disease was once unheard of [...]

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Top 6 Blood Pressure Monitors Review

Based on my 20 years of experience as a nurse these bp monitors are: Most AccurateExtremely Easy To UseBest in Terms of PriceKeeps TrackDoctors and Experts Recommended 1. Omron 10 2. LotFancy 3. Withings 4. Panasonic 5. Welch Allyn 6. Omron 7 We’ve compiled a list of the best home blood pressure monitoring systems. These blood pressure [...]

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WATCH OUT: Ticks Are Already a Big Problem and It's Not Even Spring

Vets have seen tons of parasites on dogs, and it's only the beginning of March. Yet another nor'easter will slam the country this week, but some of nature's most annoying pests aren't paying any attention to the weather reports. Disease-carrying ticks have already woken up for the season — or never went dormant at all [...]

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Etiquette and Training Tips for the Responsible Dog Owner

There is more to being a responsible dog owner than meets the eye. While dogs are man’s best friend, they still require training and attention to live harmoniously among their human companions. We’ve all encountered a neighbor whose dog barks endlessly through the night, and you definitely don’t want to be that neighbor. Learn how to become a conscientious dog [...]

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How to treat your pet with essential oils safely

Essential oils are very popular for people, and some users are turning to the concentrated oils to heal or soothe their pets.Some of the more popular varieties are toxic to dogs and cats and can be downright deadly if used around birds. But if they're used properly, some can bring soothing benefits to pets.Veterinarian Gina [...]

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How to Get Rid of Acne – The Ultimate Guide

Acne is a disorder of the glands which lie at the base of hair follicles. We all have these glands but some people’s glands release oily substances more than others. For most people this is a constant battle, while for others thankfully acne disappears when the teens are passed. What is good to know is [...]

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Dr. Axe’s Essential Oils Guide

Essential oils are organic compounds extracted from plants with tremendous healing properties. Using essential oils for healing purposes is often called aromatherapy, which is a holistic treatment seeking to improve physical, mental and emotional health.For over 5,000 years, many different cultures have used these healing plant oils for a variety of health conditions. They are [...]

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Sit. Stay. Love.

DOGGY DEAREST Joan Crawford sharing a bite with her dog. Some people share all with pets. [...]

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Eat Like Your Life Depends on it!

When we think of the food on your table, we don’t usually think about the vast range of toxic and poisonous chemicals used in nearly all stages of the production process. We think mainly about the taste. This mentality needs to change. We must inform ourselves of the agrochemicals used in conventional agriculture and how [...]

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