Dog Nutrition

Dr. Kim’s views on dog nutrition


How to Have a Healthy Dog

How to Have a Healthy Dog


Posted By on Dec 29, 2020

In memory of Shadrach my inspiration The most common questions I receive privately from people have to do with the most common ailments that are bothering their dogs – yeast, ear problems, allergies, bad teeth/smelly breath, obesity, joint issues, and more which can and often do translate into behavior issues as well. After years of consulting with clients one-on-one I decided to create a course on how to have a healthy dog!!!...

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Eating REAL Food

Eating REAL Food


Posted By on Jul 13, 2020

Because dogs are carnivores. This is done under our supervision. This is a natural teeth cleaning exercise- and yes it does wear them out. Yes they get bone in meat meals also but this is extracurricular for them. We can’t seem to get whole prey still, so we improvise as best we can. Ezra our Carolina Dog puppy, 6 months old at the time of this photo (6 months ago). King our American Bully, 8 years old at the time of this photo (6...

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My friend, Thomas Sandberg, is going above and beyond to do a few things to help dogs (and cats) live and BE well. First he started the longest running, albeit anedotal (which I LOVE) study on raw feeding, Long Living Pets Research Study – there are actually THREE studies ongoing which you’ll find when you go to the site. Now he is currently raising funds for his Long Living Pets Research, Rescue and Rehab Center. His...

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Let me first define what the vagus nerve is before I share the stories on each of these fantastic dogs that have graced our home over the years. “The vagus nerve has two bunches of sensory nerve cell bodies, and it connects the brainstem to the body. … The nerve is responsible for certain sensory activities and motor information for movement within the body. Essentially, it is part of a circuit that links the neck, heart,...

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The Parasite Dilemma

The Parasite Dilemma


Posted By on May 14, 2020

I recently did a podcast on a topic that normally comes up this time of year – pests and parasites. I can’t remember how many posts I’ve done on this topic but I’m certain quite a few of them. Just look at the tags, categories and blog posts that are linked with this post to find more. I mentioned this topic again on a presentation on Your Pets’ Health I did for the Stream-A-Thon-for-Pets online event on...

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Naturally Reared Dogs

Naturally Reared Dogs


Posted By on Nov 13, 2019

The Chronicles of Ezra… Ezra will be 14 weeks old tomorrow, October 29, 2019. Just to clear up any confusion Ezra is a MALE. His name is from the Bible. In scripture Ezra was a high priest and strong leader. Ezra is a Carolina Dog (they are native to the USA). He’s out of Nature’s Way Carolina Dogs. Susan Moore Lewelling is a graduate of our former animal naturopathy school. These pics are from his first week with us – he...

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