Slippery Elm Bark Uses

Slippery Elm Bark By Jean Hofve, DVM It is very safe and non-toxic. The part of the tree used is the inner bark, which is soft and stringy. Simplest to use is the powdered form, which can be purchased in bulk, or pre-packed in capsules, at most health food stores. It...

Mr. Tody was caught with his paw in the “cookie jar”

Hello Felice, Had to share this photo with you.  This morning our Mr. Tody was caught with his paw in the “cookie jar”  he had opened the closet door where we keep the Natural Cat Formula and dragged out the package to help himself!  Luckily only little...

Caesar and Renal Support Diet

As many of you know, I am feeding my “Bambino” Caesar our renal support diet because his one kidney is atrophying. If you are struggling with a kitty (or dog) that has a kidney issue I thought you may want to know what am doing that seems to be working and was...

Cats and Urinary Issues.

I still get many emails and calls from uneducated feline caregivers about their cats suffering from stones and blockages. It breaks my heart that the majority of cat caregivers still don’t get it in regards to a cats true species appropriate diet. I know...

Kitty Constipation Causes and Cures

Causes of Constipation There are a number of conditions that can cause constipation in cats, including: Dehydration GI motility problems Painful defecation due to fracture of the pelvis or hind limb, arthritis, or impacted anal glands Orthopedic or neurologic problems...

Allergies and the Cats eyes

Thank you Linda for this interesting bit of information on allergies effecting a cats eyes. Felice, Mr Mo, age 9 has had a red eye off and on for 3 years. Vet has always said its allergies and likely due to the hot weather, but it wasn’t always HOT. Two weeks on...