6 | Decoding the New ‘All Natural’
What’s the real meaning behind the claims?
By Tom Barthel

12 | Wanted: Holistic Practitioner
How do you find one in a haystack?
By Cherie Langlois

20 | Natural Complements to Conventional Care
A clear and simple guide to alternative remedies.
By Shawn Messonnier, DVM

22 | Do Alternative Therapies Work?
More and bigger studies are needed, but initial results are positive.
By Emily Vizzo

30 | Feeding Dogs Naturally
Support your dog’s health and longevity with all-natural and organic diets.
By Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

38 | A Little Help for Your Friend
Natural supplements can prevent and manage health problems.
By Lisa Murray

46 | In Harmony With Nature
Here’s how to reduce your dog’s carbon pawprint.
By Eve Adamson

52 | The Scoop on Poop
How you dispose of your dog’s waste affects the environment in more ways than you think.
By Peter Barnes

60 | Complementary Care
Alternative therapies may improve your dog’s quality of life.
By Cathy M. Rosenthal

66 | The Facts on Aromatherapy
Essential oils can soothe the savage beast in your dog.
By Sandy Robins

72 | The Power of Magnets
No one’s sure how they work, but dogs seek them out for healing.
By Denise Flaim

78 | Remedies From the Plant World
Improve your dog’s health with Chinese and Western herbs.
By Jean Scherwenka

84 | Golden Years
Natural remedies can help senior dogs overcome common ailments.
By Randy Kidd, DVM, PhD

90 | Hold That Needle
Many modern vets are rethinking vaccinations.
By Diana Laverdure

96 | Ban Fleas and Ticks Naturally
In many cases, herbal repellents can do the trick.
By Susan McCullough

102 | Back to Nature
Hiking together is a great way to relax and bond with your dog.
By Kyra Kirkwood

108 | To Serve and Protect
Meet three hard-working dogs who are integral parts of natural farming operations.
By Lisa A. Hanks

120 | Altered States
Excerpt from Pets Gone Green.
By Eve Adamson

124 | Creating Doggie Nirvana
Excerpt from Dogscaping.
By Tom Barthel

128 | Cook for Your Natural Dog
Excerpt from Dr. Khalsa’s Natural Dog.
By Deva Khalsa, DVM


59 | Natural Health Resources

114 | Natural Product Roundup
The latest products help give your dog a more natural lifestyle.

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