HEMP FOR PETS 101

Kyle Burton

There has been a lot of buzz lately on CBD hemp oil for Pets. Hemp oil is derived from hemp plants, which are related to marijuana plants. Unlike their THC-rich cousin (cannabis), hemp plants are very poor in the psychoactive substance. Hemp products are sold for pets as a way to make their diets richer and improve their overall health.  Hemp products have a lot of nutrients and essential oils that are perfect Omega sources. If your pet needs a boost in the nutritional department and you don’t want to go the medicinal therapy route, hemp oil is the product for you. What...

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Arthritis 101

Kyle Burton

 Arthritis 101 They may not complain about their back and knees when getting out of bed like you or your parents do, but arthritis affects dogs and cats, too! And like again or watching an aging parent, it can be difficult watching your pet get older. Arthritis is an inflammatory condition of a joint that can cause stiffness, limited range of motion, discomfort and even pain.  When looking for the onset of arthritis, typically a pet owner will notice a slowing down of physical activity as arthritis develops.  The pain associated with arthritis is generally worse in the morning. You might...

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Golden Years & End of Life Support

Kyle Burton

Chilling in the Golden Years The later part of our pet’s lives can be the best. You know their routine; they know your routine. The bond is stronger than ever. Trust and love have been established and you know you have each other’s backs. Our unique companionship with our pet is something different than what we experience with friends, partners, and spouses which makes it difficult for when our pet’s health starts to decline. Sometimes it is obvious when it is time to transition and other times it seems to become a negotiation between personal needs or unwillingness to let go...

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