Archive for the ‘CBD’ Category

Arthritis Pain Care for Dogs

Friday, March 1st, 2019

It is painful watching your dog struggle with arthritis. Many senior dogs (as well as some younger dogs with genetic conditions) suffer with osteoarthritis (OA) and joint pain. It can come on so quickly that we wonder if maybe we played them too hard and their limp is just a sprain that will go away […]

CBD for Dogs | Mother’s Little Helper

Sunday, January 13th, 2019

I played hard with my dog in her younger years.  She was a red golden retriever.  She was a rescue, and she had strong joints and bones, no signs of arthritis or osteoarthritis (.  Her official name was Nutmeg but I renamed her (as most of us do, right?) Maggie Mae, and then called her […]

Comparing CBD Oil Dog Supplements

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

It is official:  CBD oil supplements and treats are a big hit for pets these days.  Wanting to help manage your “canine kid’s” pain and anxiety using a naturopathic alternative?  Look no further.  CBD oil is the primary choice for many, and you may want to consider this alternative for good reasons.  We now have […]

Negative Punishment, What is it and How it Works for Your Dog’s Behavior

Sunday, October 21st, 2018

In the world of psychology, the definition of Negative Punishment is removing a desirable stimulus or opportunity in order to make an unwanted behavior decrease. A good example of negative punishment is the ‘be a tree’ scenario where you stop moving forward as soon as the dog puts pressure on the leash. Negative…you took away […]

CBD Oil | Dog Joint Pain Care

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

The market is flooded with pharmaceuticals for your dog’s pain care including anxiety, but let’s talk about osteoarthritis. Big Pharma offers a pill for just about every ill. Rimadyl, Derramax, Previcox, Metacam, and Zubrin (all NSAIDs approved for use in dogs) can cause terrible side effects, especially to the liver. Some vets require liver and kidney […]

Anxiety-Stricken Dog? CBD Oil, the Natural Choice

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Many of us know the signs of an anxiety-stricken dog: chewed up home from separation-anxiety, fear-based aggression toward other dogs and/or humans, bare-skin from excessive licking, July 4th fireworks nervousness and fright, the list goes on. Also, let’s face it, we are working more and walking or exercising our dogs less. Quite frankly, some dogs […]

Your Dog or Finicky Canine Kid?

Friday, September 7th, 2018

Finicky:  Fussy about one’s needs or requirements.  “A finicky eater”.  Scenario: Your dog is suffering from arthritic pain. You are relieved to find a healthy homeopathic product to help manage their comfort level. You’re mixing supplements into their daily mealtimes, and it’s going great! You’re relieved to see they are more restful. Then one day […]