How Traditional Chinese Medicine relates to Spring

How Traditional Chinese Medicine relates to Spring

  It is the Liver season, Spring, so, I found it appropriate to choose this meridian and Wood Element to discuss. In Traditional Chinese Medicine there are 5 elements and each animal represents one or two of these elements. The Liver has several functions, one of the most important functions is to store and clean the […]

Animals Benefit From Pink Power!

Animals Benefit From Pink Power!

Color therapy and crystal therapy have

Canine Cancer: Breed Dispositions

Canine Cancer: Breed Dispositions

By Dr. Mark Silberman, Southwest Animal Clinic, 4570 Bissonnet – Article from November 2012 Houston PetTalk Magazine Cancer is a common canine ailment. It is a killer in dogs, just as it is in humans.  There are predisposing factors that have been identified such as exposure to substances like metals, dust, chemicals or pesticides.  Diet […]

Resolving UTI and Bladder Conditions Naturally

Resolving UTI and Bladder Conditions Naturally

  Urinary conditions can result from inflammation of the bladder wall, bacteria spreading to the urethra and simply, a dry food or kibble diet. Urinary issues are actually a symptom of a kidney issue because the bladder and kidney are sister organs.  There are many holistic methods that you can consider to help what can be […]

Learn About Pythiosis: A Deadly Disease Affecting Dogs

Learn About Pythiosis: A Deadly Disease Affecting Dogs

Pythiosis is a disease that results from an infection with the fungus-like organism, Pythium insidosum. It is found in warm areas, including the Gulf coast Region. It affects horses and can affect dogs as well. One of the dangers with dogs is that it often goes undetected or is misdiagnosed. Infection can occur through ingestion […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

4 Paws Dog Walk And Fun-Fest October 22

4 Paws Dog Walk And Fun-Fest October 22

Saturday October 22 11 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. CityCentre Plaza 800 Town &Country Boulevard Benefitting the Gabriel Institute, a 501(c)3 developing new treatments for canine cancer. As a special bonus, every dollar raised will be matched by our generous major sponsor in a donation to MD Anderson’s children’s bone cancer programs! Games, music, magic, and […]

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