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traveling with dog | Longevity Live

If you love traveling and own a pet, you should not quit your passion and hobby just to take care of your home and pet. You can still travel with your dog and explore the world together. It is a huge decision to make as well as a delicate undertaking

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Pets have an aura that replenishes the mind and uplifts our mood. They bring joy, laughter and enthusiasm to our lives. They also have long-lasting healing effects on those that suffer from mental health. Did you know that the mental health benefits of owning a cat and a dog have

animal therapy | Longevity LIVE

Today, animal therapy is a globally recognized and reputable method for aiding a variety of health conditions such as depression, anxiety or even ailments such as cancer. Though it has only gained popularity over the last decade, the earliest report of it being documented is from the 18th Century. Before we get

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Discovery of mutated gene could help to treat pet blindness A Finnish-North American collaboration of scientists at Michigan State University and the University of Helsinki found a MERTK gene defect responsible for a recently identified form of progressive retinal atrophy in Swedish Vallhund dogs. This discovery opens the door to

traveling with dog | Longevity Live

From sniffing out where you’ve hidden their treats to helping government agencies to find narcotics, a dog’s sense of smell is said to be a thousand times more sensitive than ours. A study found dogs could even detect cancer. According to a paper published by Prof Julio E Correa at

Introducing a new pet into your home can be a daunting task. “Will they get along” will probably be the main worry going through your head when you make the decision to expand your little pet family. Debbie Caknis, a qualified nurse and midwife with a deep love of animals,

Rooibos Tea | Longevity LIVE

12-year old student at Cornwall Hill College, Zaria, was in the car one day with her mother when she overheard a radio discussion about a diabetic woman managed her insulin levels naturally by drinking rooibos tea on a regular basis. The Zaria’s family Labrador, Jesse, is diabetic. She also needs regular insulin