Entries by Gayle

Listening and Learning About Longevity

I have become quite fascinated with researching what pet owners can do to expand the longevity of their dogs. I look back at the relationship I had with my first dog, SHERPA, whom I vividly remember holding at nine-weeks-old and from that day on, she never left my side. SHERPA was a remarkable companion and […]

Habits for Healthy Aging for Dogs

What is one thing that we all wish for our dogs? Many pet owners will respond that they want their dogs to live longer. I too, have that same wish. I have written on how to cope with the loss of a pet because it truly is heartbreaking but it is part of being a […]

Do you make this mistake with your dog?

According to Dr. Marty Goldstein — one of America’s top veterinarians — canine health is on the decline. Some breeds have even seen their average lifespans cut in half over the past 30 years. And it all boils down to one thing — nutrition. “Unfortunately, most commercial dog foods are full of artificial preservatives, additives, […]