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Raw Chicken Necks and Dogs

Posted by on 4:25 pm in Canine Naturopathy, Dog Health - Immune System, Dog Nutrition, Dr. Kim's Views, Raw Feeding | 0 comments

Raw Chicken Necks and Dogs

Well there sure has been a lot of hullabaloo over this latest veterinary “study” on feeding raw chicken to dogs. Rather than reiterate everything that has already been rebutted on this “study” let me just share our podcast below and several articles that have taken the “study” apart step-by-step. For the record I’ve been feeding raw chicken necks to my dogs since I began raw feeding 14 years ago. I fed them right away even when two of my dogs were switched straight to raw food from kibble – no...

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EXERCISing That Law of Health

Posted by on 1:50 pm in Canine Naturopathy, Dr. Kim's Views, Feature, King's Views, Laws of Health, Schatzie's Views, Weird Animal Girl - Tribe W.A.G. | Comments Off on EXERCISing That Law of Health

EXERCISing That Law of Health

This happened two years ago on this day. King was definitely not impressed with us after this incident. So here is what went down on Facebook afterward – and he definitely EXERCISED his opinion too… King wants to know what ya’ll (his vernacular 😂😜) are doing this weekend? He says he hopes all of you with dogs don’t forget that they NEED daily exercise…even if you party all night lol. He wanted to be sure Donnie and I were not going to slack like we did last Sunday bepaws (his word again) we thought we could still...

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Trust or Fear?

Posted by on 4:25 pm in Canine Naturopathy, Dr. Kim's Views, Emotional Issues, Faith-Based, Feature, Laws of Health | Comments Off on Trust or Fear?

Trust or Fear?

Something I’ve experienced, and continue to experience in this natural, whole health journey in both animal and human health is the level of fear that permeates it from those transitioning from conventional thinking. It’s because the conventional model sees germs around every corner, viruses lurking waiting to invade, fungi ready to overtake bodies, etc. It is a war-like model. Avoid. Counter. Strategize. Evade. By all and any means attack, counter-attack, FIGHT until you hope you win. It’s an “us against them”...

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Let There Be Light

Posted by on 9:34 am in Animal Naturopathy, Canine Naturopathy, Dr. Kim's Views, Faith-Based, Feature, Laws of Health | Comments Off on Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

Recently I began re-reading one of my early textbooks in naturopathy on the nature cure doctors (now known as naturopathy). It is so fascinating to me to read these books now after having been in this line of work for a number of years. I can relate to their experiences with the status quo and the thinking of society at large – until all conventional options have been exhausted for the care of their chronically ill animals so we become their last ditch effort. Conventional medicine was never designed for chronic care, in fact it most...

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Work With Nature Rather Than Against

Posted by on 9:11 am in Articles, Dangerous Drugs - Toxic Chemicals, Dr. Kim's Views, Environmental Issues, Feature, Natural Yard & Home for Dogs | Comments Off on Work With Nature Rather Than Against

Work With Nature Rather Than Against

What most people don’t seem to realize is that there ARE consequences to using any type of harmful chemical. In this case, by most likely eating a poisoned rodent of some kind, this wild owl in the video below suffered the consequences wrought by humans of course. By putting out this poison (and this is only one of many that this happens to), we have once again greatly interfered in causing grave harm and imbalance. PLEASE I ask you to stop using these POISONS. They affect more than what you are targeting. Rodents are a necessary part...

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Life is a Dance

Posted by on 9:55 am in Animal Naturopathy, Articles, Dr. Kim's Views | Comments Off on Life is a Dance

Life is a Dance

As we close out yet another year, we often look back to reflect on what has transpired – the good, the bad and the ugly. Unfortunately, we all too often focus on the bad and the ugly cancelling out all the good in our minds and attitudes. For the sake of our animals, let’s, together, begin to flip this to focusing primarily on the good. I read a quote recently that stated, “If you stumble, make it part of the dance,” by HealthPlace.com – as another more known quote states, “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning...

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Being Grounded

Posted by on 5:15 pm in Articles, Canine Naturopathy, Dog Behavior and Nature, Dr. Kim's Views, Laws of Health, Natural Modalities for Dogs | Comments Off on Being Grounded

Being Grounded

What does that mean to be grounded? What does that have to do with the health of our dogs? Animals? Us? Why should we even care? We are all electrical beings. If we aren’t, we are dead. The earth has its own magnetic pull and vibrational frequency. What changed for our health started with the advent of rubber soled shoes and plastic. For animals it was the same (in the case of dogs) as well as metal in the case of horses. Plus we started keeping our pets indoors more with less outdoor exposure – which we ALL need for our health...

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Canine Oily Massage

Posted by on 5:33 pm in Dog Behavior and Nature, Dr. Kim's Views, Essential Oils, Joint & Muscle Support, King's Views, Natural Modalities for Dogs | 2 comments

Canine Oily Massage

King does this every time when Schatzie is getting her weekly Oily massage. He gets his first because he runs and gets on the towel first lol – he LOVES his massages! He moans and sighs all during it. Schatzie just totally relaxes and goes to sleep. At first neither were sure about these massages. We had King four months before Schatzie so by then he was used to receiving them from me and has grown to really enjoy them. Schatzie on the other hand was so stiff whenever I would handle her initially. She apparently hadn’t been...

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Carnivore Scavenger Extraordinaire

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Carnivore Scavenger Extraordinaire

Last month Schatzie (my Carolina Dog) and I were on our morning walk. At some point during that walk she discovered another dead rotting thing – her way of supplementing her diet with the correct enzymes and probiotics, to which I approve of course. She is very resourceful. She had to be prior to coming to us because she was fed cheap, nasty kibble. She survived by honing her hunting skills as well as her scavenger skills. That hasn’t waned since she came to us – after all her carnivore skills were a necessity so she...

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Promote Wellness To Avoid Treating Disease

Posted by on 4:48 pm in Animal Naturopathy, Articles, Dangerous Drugs - Toxic Chemicals, Dog Health - Immune System, Dog Nutrition, Dr. Kim's Views | Comments Off on Promote Wellness To Avoid Treating Disease

Promote Wellness To Avoid Treating Disease

“The greatest discovery of any generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering the attitudes of their minds.” ~Albert Schweitzer As animal naturopaths, we know and teach that no matter what the dis-ease of the animal’s body (or mind), no matter what “label” (aka diagnosis) a veterinarian might put on it, that focusing on the symptoms as anything more than a road map to guide us will NEVER facilitate healing or wellness in our animals. Our focus is always to promote health over treating disease. Here is an excerpt from our...

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