Essential Oils for Dogs: How to use them! Did you know you can use Essential Oils for Dogs? Well you can and I am going to share with you the Essential Oils I use for my best friend so you can use them for yours. Essential oils I use for my Dog Remy Frankincense Anxiety, infections, bites, wound care, inflammation Lavender Calming aid, allergies, anxiety, wound healing, insect repellent Helichrysum Wound care, helps stop bleeding Cedarwood Healthy coat, insect repellent Peppermint Pain relief, upset stomach, respiratory problems 5 ways to use essential oils for dogs Not only are essential oils amazing, they can basically replace justRead More →

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Remy goes to the vet… After weeks of worry and thoughts about what we are going to do, we finally took Remy to the vet. We wanted to discuss the prognosis and quality of life for our big boy. Is he suffering? Is he in pain? Does he really have Degenerative myelopathy? All the signs point to it, the last Vet we saw said it was. My poor boy! Remy’s Vet DPC Veterinary Hospital is filled with loving supportive knowledgeable staff. If you are in need of a place for your pets health in South Florida, give them a call or email them @ (954) 989-9879Read More →

It’s flea and tick season. Is your furbaby protected? Hey friends. According to the AKC the Flea and Tick Season in Florida is Year-Round!   Remy has been scratching up a storm. I think his flea collar is done. Let’s hope the same thing as last time doesn’t happen. I hate putting those chemicalized flea and tick collars on him. Almost every time I put a new one on Remy, his neck gets irritated and I end up taking it off. Waste of money if you ask me! Although the last one I got him wasn’t too bad. I decided I wanted to try this newRead More →

Remy got a new pair of BOOTS! Remy, my 100+lb Rhodesian Ridgeback/Boxer Mix has bad hips! He has actually had hip and knee problems since he was a puppy. Now at his ripe old age of 8 he has picked up a new problem which causes him to drag his back feet. Canine degenerative myelopathy. Sometimes, when this happens in older dogs, especially large breeds like Remy it is due to a loss of function in the nerves that supply the back legs. Since this has been happening he has already wore his nails on his hind feet down to the point where they were bleeding. The firstRead More →