Maintaining Healthy Weight for Pets

Today, I want to talk about a subject that makes a lot of people, even medical professionals, uncomfortable. It’s something that our society has made such a forbidden, never-to-be-spoke of topic that it can be difficult to get the information that is vital to...

Veterinary Technology Trend: Assisi Loop

Doctors at CHAI have been using Assisi Loop therapy in patient treatment plans for the past two years. What is an Assisi Loop? How does it work? What conditions can it treat? Read on for more information. In veterinary medicine, Assisi devices have been used to treat...

Mindful Summer Party Tips

As we pet owners plan our summer festivities, we must be mindful of our pets and how they perceive the unusual chaos that surrounds this time of year. The summer has just begun and we all want to enjoy the weather outside and all of the magical things that the...

Kitchen Cabinet Pharmacy – Honey

Honey has a long medicinal history. The ancient Egyptians not only made offerings of honey to their gods, they also used it as an embalming fluid and a dressing for wounds. On that last point, at least, they were on to something. Today, many people swarm to honey for...

This Halloween, Remember Chocolate is Toxic to Pets

With Halloween just around the corner, vets know the odds of seeing some really *scary* cases increases exponentially. What can cause a medical nightmare this time of year? Anyone whose Labrador has ever stolen their Halloween candy haul will tell you. In this blog,...

Veterinary Uses for Turmeric Herb

Turmeric has been used in Asia for thousands of years. It was first used as a dye, and then later for its medicinal properties. The name of the genus, Curcuma, is from an Arabic name of both saffron and turmeric. Turmeric is a warm and pungent herb. Its repertoire of...