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4 Questions About Dog Food Answered By the Founder of Fresh Is Best

As an avid pet lover, Stacy LaPoint began her interest in pet nutrition when her dog Jade, a 6-year-old German Shepherd, was diagnosed with Addison’s Disease (adrenal gland failure, auto-immune disorder) in March of 2000. It was the research that was done to help Jade that led her on a journey of changing the way people think about pet nutrition, food, health and longevity. Stacy started preparing dog food at home with several well-known authors’ books on pet nutrition as her guides. That led to making food for the pets of several family and friends, whose interests were piqued when they saw the health successes that come with raw feeding. […]

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Canine Acupuncture: Why poke a pooch?

Acupuncture has been used in China to treat animals and humans for over 5,000 years. It has addressed diverse conditions, ranging from diabetes to musculoskeletal pain, allergies, anxiety, digestive disorders and much more. Just about any complaint can be improved with acupuncture treatments. However, most conditions take multiple treatments and don’t resolve overnight. This is where the importance of patient education is crucial. Acupuncture is a treatment that has incredible healing effects for humans, but did you know that veterinary acupuncture can also provide pain relieving and anti-inflammatory relief for dogs? In fact, according to nationally board certified acupuncturist, Melissa Zebrasky, acupuncture can provide the following additional benefits for dogs: […]

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