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Dog Training Behaviour and Food

Dog Training Behaviour and Food

Behaviour (Trick) + Reward (Treat) And Trust   Train the human to have a pup   One of the first ‘to do’ things I was told in bringing Isabella into my life 16 years ago as a wee pup, was that I must do puppy school.  The adage was that it was about training...

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Strategic Worming Program

Strategic Worming Program

History of Veterinary Parasite Treatment In 1966 parasite control had been revolutionised by the introduction of benzimadazole (BZ) drugs resulting in significant improvements in equine health and performance.  Horse owners were advised to deworm using these new drugs...

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Garlic – Is It Really That Good?

Garlic – Is It Really That Good?

Garlic, Allium sativum L.,, is the quintessential herb that has been applied in the horse industry with purely a human prescribing model.  Horse physiology has significant differences that are particularly noteworthy in relation to the safe use of garlic.  This is one...

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Glucosamine – What’s In A Name?

Glucosamine – What’s In A Name?

Glucosamine products are now a common sight on supermarket shelves and in produce stores, with various claims regarding joint health. For example, Nutriflex: ‘…proven cartilage regenerative ability…’ and Cosequin®: ‘stimulates synthesis of synovial fluid and the...

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Tips And Tricks For Dog R&R

Tips And Tricks For Dog R&R

Do dogs actually need some rest and relaxation? Don’t they just sleep the day away when the family’s not home? Nope!  Normal for a dog is to be very playful, active and often pestering their owner to engage in the fun with them. Most dog people would recognise a...

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Herb & Supplement Use For Successful Health Care

Herb & Supplement Use For Successful Health Care

Providing the best care you can for your animal is just what you do. Unfortunately, the retail market, the internet and your animal aren’t making it easy to know for you to know what will be the best care.  I mean, the availability of information is phenomenal (my...

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5 Steps To Better Meet Your Animal’s Health Care Needs

5 Steps To Better Meet Your Animal’s Health Care Needs

Are you feeling frustrated trying to address the health care needs for your animal(s)? Have you got caught up in trying yet another product or paying yet another animal health practitioner to try and help your animal? Effective management of acute and chronic...

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