Top Reasons Pets See Vets…And How Holistic Care Helps Them

According to several studies done by pet insurance companies, the most common reasons pets see their doctors, in addition to vaccines (which we know they don’t need,) are… Skin problems GI problems Urinary Problems Behavior Issues Cancer Epilepsy Arthritis Fortunately, all of these things are easily identified early, BEFORE your pet becomes ill, with a simple examination and a few…

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Dr. Shawn’s Specialty

I’m often asked…”Dr. Shawn, what is your specialty? What makes your hospital different?” Legally I can’t call my self a specialist (even though my clients and many of my colleagues consider what I do a specialty) since there is no board-certification program for holistic, naturopathic, and functional medicine. However, I can answer that question. Our “specialty” involves 2 things: We…

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A Day in the Life of a Holistic Vet

I’m often asked just what it is that a holistic veterinarian does. In other words, how is our day different from those of our conventional colleagues? In this article, I’ll share a typical workday in the busy life of a holistic veterinarian. Unlike conventional doctors, holistic veterinarians have 2 categories of clients. The first are those clients, usually regulars of…

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