Integrative Veterinary Health

Traveling with your Pets

Vacationing during the hot summer months with or without your pet can be stressful. Planning ahead and proceeding with caution will make negotiat...

Safe Travels with your Equine Partner -

The summer season brings a multitude of horse related activities including horse shows, trail rides and clinics. Traveling to and from these event...

Essential Oil Fly Spray Recipe

Here is a natural fly spray recipe I received from a friend. If you want to try it I have essential oils available to order on my website.  Fly spr...

Understanding Labels for Your Pets and Horses -

We as owners should feel the need to know as much as possible about the feed we are providing for our dogs, cats and horses. It seems like a monume...

Finding Peace in Letting Go - Euthanasia of a Cherished Friend

Probably one of the hardest and most personal decisions you will make while owning a sentient being is when to say goodbye. Whether it’s an emergen...

Osphos Treatments on Horses

Most veterinarians in our area do administer Osphos (a Bisphosphonate) for treatment of arthritis. I am one of the few (maybe the only one!) who do...

Strategic Deworming

These recommendations were updated October 2018 and are relevant to horses in Wisconsin. These recommendations are for horses 3 years old and older...

Chinese Herbs for Horses

Chinese herb uses - Chinese herbal therapy can be used alone or in combination with acupuncture. Herbs tend to be used long term for chronic condit...

Joint Supplements for Horses

Joint supplements explained - Joint supplements are products intended to provide nutrients to promote joint health. The purpose of joint supplement...

Stretches and Core Building Exercises for the Horse

For many years I have recognized the importance of stretching exercises to improve range of motion on stiff horses. I have been teaching people t...