Animal Tips

While your dog may enjoy digging, it can be quite annoying for you, the owners. Not only can digging be very destructive to your property, it could also give our beloved pups a possible escape route. So why do our dogs suddenly dig holes, and how can you stop it? […]

Why do dogs dig holes?

Identifying Types of Nasal Discharge in Horses (source The Naturally Healthy Horse) Over the past years, I have come across more and more cases of snotty noses in horses. Sometimes it involves just one nostril other times it is both. So, here is some more information about the types and causes […]

Nasal Discharge in Horses

Recognising and Managing Cystitis in Cats Cystitis is a lower urinary tract disease. When the bladder becomes inflamed, the first symptom is usually frequent urination or attempts to pass urine. When the cat is attempting to urinate you will see it will have an arched back, is hunched up, the […]

Cystitis in Cats

What is InterVertebral Disc Disease? I have been and am treating several elderly dogs that have a weakness in their hind quarter, usually just from old age, with Bowen Therapy. They get a monthly or two monthly treatment to improve their quality of life, so they can keep enjoying their […]

What is IVDD in dogs?

Equine Skin Conditions Ref: and Vet Pro Equine skin conditions are often difficult to diagnose and frustrating to treat, with causes ranging from fungus to allergens to who-knows-what. Below I will cover three common equine skin conditions. Part two will follow in a couple of months. Ringworm Ringworm is […]

Equine Skin Conditions (part 1)

Dog Skin Issues Watching your dog constantly scratching or licking can be distressing and irritating. But don’t blame your dog for these bad habits — a skin condition is probably the cause. Possible causes range from parasites to allergies or underlying illness. Following an earlier article on skin issues in […]

Dog Skin Problems (part 2)

What Is Normal for a Cat? Sleeping all day, chasing shadows all night, getting high on mysterious herbs — that may be bad behaviour for a teenager, but it’s quite normal for a cat. Learn more about peculiar feline habits, so you can sort harmless kitty quirks from cat behaviours […]

Is My Cat Normal?

Colic in Horses Colic is a general term for abdominal pain and while many cases are mild and inconsequential, others can be life-threatening. It’s important to take all cases seriously and seek veterinary advice at an early stage. Horses usually display the following symptoms when having abdominal discomfort: Anxiety or […]

Keep your Horse Colic Free