Canine and Feline Therapy Methods (Massage and Acupuncture)

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J.Lee CANINE/FELINE ACUPUNCTURE AND MASSAGE THERAPY It is well known how massage and acupuncture benefit’s humans. It is an holistic approach for natural healing of the body. Since it is good for mankind it stands to reason it would be good for dogs and cats too. What is massage therapy for animals? – Massage therapy for animals is a touch technique used to maintain and improve physical and mental health. It has been practiced for thousands of years on people. In more recent years, people have realized how beneficial massage can…

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Animal Farming, Abuse of Cattle and Calves – We Must Be Their Voice

photo image of a large factory dairy farm where cows are tightly corralled and injected with hormones and excessive antibiotics

By J. Lee Horrors of Animal Farming – Beef, Veal and Dairy Industry This story exposes the horrors on beef, veal and dairy farms. Writing this story was as heartbreaking as my poultry story. It is not to convince anyone to go vegan or vegetarian. Its purpose is to open your eyes to the brutality cattle and calves endure. Future stories will disclose abuses in other animal farming industries. All of the abuses are disturbing especially the cruel and painful debudding, tail docking and castration process. It will be a while before…

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Therapy Animals Bring Comfort, Reduce Stress, Companionship And Relieve Depression

meme of therapy dog with text "therapy animals"

by J. Lee   It has been proven how therapy animals provide many wonderful benefits and hope to those in need of comfort. Visitations could be at a hospital, convalescent home, in home or in an educational setting. Just seeing a pet brings joy. Therapy animals primarily include dogs, cats, standard or miniature horses, llamas, pigs, rabbits and birds. Pet owners understand the emotional and physical benefits of sharing their lives with animals. According to Woman’s Day they “decrease depression, stress and anxiety; health-wise, it can lower your blood pressure, improve your…

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Don’t Buy Supplement Gimmicks; Just Eat Healthy

By Janice Barlow Many of us take supplements for health. A multivitamin is no longer considered enough, because most people don’t eat enough of the right foods to get the essential nutrients needed daily. But how do we know what we need? And are we taking the wrong supplements, the wrong mixes, and/or the wrong amounts? A couple of years ago, while attending a corporate workshop, I went to a breakout session run by Dr. Mark Moyad. It was so good and well attended, that he was invited back the…

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