Meet Woody – The August Cover Model

Meet Woody – The August Cover Model

Meet Woody- Our August Cover Model! We talked with best friend and roommate Kelsey McMillan to get the inside scoop on what’s behind his dashing good looks. Woody is 4 ½, born on Christmas Day, 2008. His favorite activity is going swimming at the Katy off-leash dog park. He thinks it’s really a hoot to […]

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 […]

Giving Thanks to our Special Friends

Giving Thanks to our Special Friends

                                                                                              It is important to remember to give thanks to the animals in our care.  After all, they are our special friends.  But they are also our teachers.  So these are some things to keep in mind as you give thanks to your beloved animals.  Follow these tips to deepen your relationship!  You may find […]

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 […]

Does Your Dog Have Thunder or Firework Related Anxiety? Don’t Make This Mistake!

Does Your Dog Have Thunder or Firework Related Anxiety? Don’t Make This Mistake!

It’s that time of year! Thunderstorms loom in most weekly forecasts. Independence Day is just around the corner. What does that mean for some dogs? It definitely doesn’t mean a good time! Shaking, pacing, hiding, barking, panting, and even destruction are some of the behaviors your dog will likely display when he is stressed. Here […]

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 […]

Canine Body Language – Let’s Break It Down

Canine Body Language – Let’s Break It Down

In light of the recent bite incident in Denver, CO I feel discussing Canine Body Language is a great way to kick of Paw It Forward Training’s blog. There is no need to recount what happened between news anchor, Kyle Dyer, and Argentine Mastiff, Max. But if you would like to read an excellent interpretation […]

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 […]

Something to Chew On

Something to Chew On

Dogs chew.  It’s not just a puppy thing either.  Dogs actually chew throughout their lifetime.  It helps pass the time, keep their teeth clean and diffuse stress.  More than that, it appears to be fun and satisfying for most dogs. A lot of folks ask, “How do I get my dog to stop chewing?”  We […]