Natural Therapies Help Pets with Bone, Joint, and Back Problems

Veterinarians commonly see pets suffering from a variety of skeletal problems including back (disk) disease, arthritis, cruciate ligament injury, and hip and elbow dysplasia. While conventional therapies such as NSAID medications (Rimadyl, Metacam, etc.) and steroids have their place in helping these pets, there are many better choices for long term pain and inflammation relief. Here are some of the…

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FLUTD: No, Your Cat Is Not Constipated

FLUTD (feline lower urinary tract disorder, previously called FUS or feline urological syndrome,) is the most common urinary tract disorder in cats. While usually not life-threatening (except in male cats which can easily become obstructed or “blocked,”) FLUTD can become the source of chronic pain and irritation and increase the cost of pet ownership for owners of affected cats. This…

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