What’s in Your Pet’s Dog Bowl? Avoid the Toxins

What’s in Your Pet’s Dog Bowl? Avoid the Toxins

Food Labels  Did you know that many commercial mixed diets are not always consistent and the ingredients may change over time as manufacturers change their formulas?  This can be hard on your animal’s health.  If it is a fixed formula, ingredients are listed on the bag.  But if the bag has a tag or label, […]

Traveling With Fido this Summer? Follow These Holistic Tips!

Traveling With Fido this Summer?  Follow These Holistic Tips!

Traveling is a big part of Summer fun! When you have pets, as they are a part of our families, many things must be considered such as should you board them, find them a pet sitter or a home sitter to stay at your home or should you take them on the road with you? If you chose to […]

Tips for Beating the Summer Heat the Natural Way!

Tips for Beating the Summer Heat the Natural Way!

 Be aware of signs that your dog or cat may be experiencing a heatstroke: rapid breathing, bright red tongue, staggering walk, salivating from the mouth and or glassy eyes. Vomitting and diarrhea may occur. Treatment for mild heatstroke: get your dog in the shade or cover with a breeze quickly, find a garden hose and hose the […]

Healing through Essential Oils

Healing through Essential Oils

Aromatherapy can be beneficial with precautions.  You can create your own blends. The ideal way is to muscle test first to see if it would be beneficial for your pet. Then if you get a strong response, muscle test to find out what 4 therapeutic grade oils from that particular blend’s options will create the […]

Treating pain the holistic way

Treating pain the holistic way

      Do you know that everything boils down to a type of pain you or your pet experience? Pain from injury, illness, dealing with chronic or destructive behavioral problems, and even from a missing or in spirit pet. Ultimately, all can be categorized into physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual pain.  Did you know that you have the […]

Take Time to Help yourself and your Animals with Holistic Care!

Take Time to Help yourself and your Animals with Holistic Care!

Give the gift of knowledge this holiday season! Take time to learn how to care for yourself and your pets the natural way, with holistic remedies. It all starts with YOU! As they say, you can’t take care of others until you have taken care of yourself first, and we all want the best for […]

Our Pets are Thankful Every Day for Us, Let’s Show our Thanks for Them!

Our Pets are Thankful Every Day for Us, Let’s Show our Thanks for Them!

Thanksgiving is the perfect time to reflect on the many ways our animals enrich, fulfill and empower our lives! You may not even realize how ALL animals around us are helping us every day on our path through life. Pay attention to how many times in a day or a couple of days you keep seeing […]

Learn the SpOOktacular Truths about Holisitic Animal Care!

Learn the SpOOktacular Truths about Holisitic Animal Care!

                                                     Even Though it is Halloween season – don’t let the idea of holistic, alternative or natural medicine scare you!  Some of the remedies that are used for healing or for first aid come from your very own kitchen, and can be “brewed” up easily and quickly without the toxic chemicals to acheive great results. We have health food stores, Whole Foods stores, massage […]

Go Back to School – Take a Class for Your Pet’s Benefit!!

Go Back to School – Take a Class for Your Pet’s Benefit!!

  School is back in session. Now is the perfect time for you to get to class and learn how you can help your pet live a healthy, happy life the natural way! Education is the key to the future of our children and educating yourself is the key to the future of our pets.  The Lightfoot Way […]

Does your rescue pet have unwanted “emotional baggage”?

Does your rescue pet have unwanted “emotional baggage”?

Those that have adopted, rescued and/or foster failed (as I have)  know that many a rescue cat or dog are already “stamped” with emotional baggage that can lead to behavioral problems, and  if not resolved could become health issues or even worse, an adoption return! Don’t let their unfortunate past ruin their and your blissful future.  Natural […]