pet health

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Anxiety is among the many psychological reactions of a human or animal’s body in a bid to combat stress. Unlike many people, anxiety continues to prove detrimental to dogs, with owners spending valuable time searching for ideal solutions. It shows how their world lacks significant and dependable approaches that may

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A large number of the population owns a pet that they love and treat like part of their family. Pet owners devote their efforts to ensuring that their dogs are happy and healthy. In fulfilment of this goal, they embrace the use of various substances to improve the health of

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You may be creating your own New Year’s Resolutions but that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t include your household pet. With over 150 million pets present in United States homes, it’s important to ensure that their environmental impact is anything but positive (1). In your quest to live a greener

pet | Longevity LIVE

You’ve recently made a trip to the grocery store as well as the pharmacists. Both times, when you picked up a food or beauty product, you made sure to read the ingredients lists. However, as you entered your home to be greeted by your four-legged furry best friend, the question

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Longer, happier, healthier lives await those who own dogs, wrought with fewer cardiovascular diseases, stress levels, immunity issues and lifestyle diseases. A study recently published in Scientific Reports – which involved 3,4 million people and their health – showed that there is a definite link between a person having a

pet | Longevity LIVE

Having a pet is a privilege, and anyone who is lucky enough to enjoy the presence of a furry friend (or scaly, or webbed friend, for that matter) at home will know the value they add to your life. Sometimes, however, certain things can get lost in translation, as we work

pet | Longevity LIVE

Most South Africans are aware that leading a healthy lifestyle contributes to improved mental and physical wellbeing. One of the main aspects of this is, of course, diet. In fact, it’s becoming well understood that the health benefits of organic, fresh foods from health shops and farmers’ markets far outweigh

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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

Taking your pet with you while you go about town and complete your daily tasks may not quite be the norm yet, but this dynamic may soon change. Studies show that having your pet with you when you’re out can be beneficial to your health. To The Office Should you