Reggie

Our 10 y.o. min pin, Reggie was literally near euthanasia. The same week we had an appt for that very thing, I grasped at straws, ordering the Canna-Pet capsules, hopeful but skeptical, as was my fiance. He had a ‘suspected’ slipped disc in his neck that only steroids helped to relieve his pain and discomfort…

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Bean

Bean is our 10 year old lab mix who is showing signs of his age so we recently added Canna-Pet to his daily meals. Where he was having trouble getting up from laying down he can get up a little quicker and easier. When we found Bean he had broken both bones in his right…

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Encephalitis (Brain Inflammation) in Dogs

Hearing a big word from your veterinarian is a scary experience, especially when you have no idea what it means. It instantly makes you think the worst: that whatever he just said means you have limited time left with your beloved companion But when it comes to a condition like encephalitis, there is precedent for…

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Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) in Dogs

Dogs are among the most lovable and loyal pets in the world, which is why they’re so popular. They come with their fair share of accolades, but unfortunately are also susceptible to many serious health conditions. One of these health concerns is Intervertebral Disc Disease, or IVDD, which is most commonly found in smaller dogs.…

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5 Best Exercises for Dogs with Arthritis

It’s a fact of life. Just like with people, dogs age. They grow silver and white hair, they become stiff in the joints and slow in their steps, they experience pain, they get grumpy and cantankerous, and they may not be quite as upbeat and peppy as they once were. They also experience degenerative health…

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Is Your Cat in Pain? Common Causes of Pain in Cats

Cats are great, cuddly, low-maintenance pets. And as a cat owner, you do everything you can to make sure they have a good and healthy life. But are you able to tell when your cat is in pain? If you have to really think about it, don’t fret! It can be difficult to notice your…

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Kidney Disease in Older Cats

The kidney is a vital organ in the bodies of both humans and cats, filtering blood which circulates back to the heart, and excreting waste in the form of urine. When the kidneys break down, toxic waste products can build up in the bloodstream, causing severe complications that affect the rest of the body. Unfortunately,…

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Cushing’s Disease in Dogs [Infographic]

Dogs are full of life and joy. They provide companionship and endless love to their fur parents, but just like humans, they can succumb to some nasty diseases and disorders that can have a drastic effect on their quality of life. A dog’s health is controlled by a balance of enzymes and hormones that maintain…

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Urinary Tract Infections in Dogs & Cats

Dogs and cats are prone to a wide range of health problems, and while many are not generally life threatening, they can be a huge burden on your pet’s quality of life. Urinary tract infections are one of the most common health problems for both dogs and cats, particularly in older animals. In fact, UTIs…

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Lola

About a year ago Lola started fixating and chewing on her front feet. We did all kinds of diagnostics to include x-rays, and tried all kinds of treatments to include steroids, antibiotics, creams, pain medications, etc. and came to the conclusion that the behavior was a combination of discomfort (arthritis) and neurosis. We finally resorted…

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