Grieving the loss of a pet: No happy endings?

Death - and any form of loss - is an invitation to pause, reflect, process, integrate and, when the time is right, remerge with a truer version of ourself. And isn't that a happy ending in and of itself? Happy and sad are not mutually exclusive states, our capacity to feel is not a simple

Canine well-being: integrative vet care

"If you only have a hammer you tend to see every problem as a nail," said A. Maslow. Integrative vet care - combining conventional and holistic medicine - requires open minds so that the toolbox contains more than just a hammer.

Animal hospice care: vet support

Animal hospice care is an unknown concept to most vets. If you are considering accompanying the dying process of your pet when they have reached the end of their life, discuss this option with your vet to find out where they stand and if they are interested in educating themselves on the topic to be

Crate training a puppy

Why it matters which method you use to teach your puppy to settle in a crate and how to build a lifelong relationship of trust with your fur baby that boosts their confidence and deepens your connection.

Picture Pawfect

Be inspired by these tips to create sweet, cheeky or funny photos of your dog. Who's the cutest Santa Paws??!

Canine well-being: joint health

Do you know the risks of conventional vet treatments for joint problems in dogs? What other options are there? What can you do to prevent joint issues? How can they be managed and/or rehabilitated?

Animal hospice care: euthanasia

Dying is as much a part of living as being born. Most pets die by euthanasia. Is this because it's always the kindest way or is it just a lack of education that animal hospice care is available, doable and preserves the dignity of the animal? Here is some food for thought on the topic