Natural Therapies for Skin Infections

Here is a recent question I got from one of my radio show listeners about treating her dog’s skin infection without using antibiotics. Dear Dr. Shawn:”My dog Butch has a bad skin problem. His current veterinarian says that he has a skin infection and has been using antibiotics (different ones) for the last 5 months, but nothing seems to help.…

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Email Consults Now Available

The latest offering on our site-I am now available to do email consults. While I love doing phone consults, email consults are often acceptable to offer a second opinion on a case, take less time, and as a result cost less. In human medicine, health care providers and advocates offer second opinions on medical cases in an effort to help…

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Does Acid Reflux Occur in Pets?

I recently had a question from a reader about whether or not acid reflux might be causing her pet to regurgitate. One of her friends thought the dog might simply have allergies. Allergies are not likely to cause regurgitation. Acid reflux is very rare and hard to prove, and often overdiagnosed in people and pets. Most people and pets with…

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Monthly Specials for May

All of our GI supplements, including Dr. Shawn’s Herbal Scoot No More (our product to help control anal sac issues as well as constipation in dogs and cats,) Kan GI Support (our herbal formula for diarrhea,) and Dr. Shawn’s Enzymes and Probiotics Powder, a special blend of enzymes and probiotics for GI support of the healthy pet, as well as…

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