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DOGgone Truth Podcast

Jun 26, 2024

This is Episode 197, Season 4

In this thought-provoking episode, we explore the profound connection between human thoughts, emotions, and the well-being of animals, plants, and the environment. The author advocates for a holistic approach in veterinary care, shedding light on how our actions impact the suffering of all living beings.

The discussion delves into the contrasts between conventional and holistic healthcare for humans and animals, emphasizing the significance of personal faith in decision-making processes. Addressing the challenges faced by veterinarians, including identity crises and alarmingly high suicide rates, the text calls for a paradigm shift towards health-focused pet care as opposed to mere disease management.

Listeners are urged to consider the detrimental effects of products like pesticides and flea treatments on animals, with insightful suggestions for natural alternatives such as pet-safe indoor plants and essential oils. The narrative underscores the pivotal role of nutrition in stress reduction and immunity enhancement, illustrated through a touching anecdote involving a pastor.

Furthermore, the episode emphasizes the importance of tailored nutrition for pets according to THEIR species needs (not our convenience), advocating for moisture-rich diets,as well as ample playtime and exercise to alleviate pet stress. Maintaining a healthy lifestyle for pets through natural diets and regular exercise emerges as a key theme.

Lastly, this episode unveils the fascinating role of opossums in tick control and introduces PEMF therapy as an innovative stress-reducing treatment for pets. Join us as we unravel the intricate web of well-being that binds humans, animals, and the environment together in a harmonious symphony of interconnectedness.

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All resources mentioned in this episode are in the blog post. 


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