Natural Medicine

Nature is our Answer.

Nature heals.  Homeopathic treatment is highly effective in treating bulldogs because this practice of medicine embraces a holistic, natural approach to the treatment of the sick.

Homeopathic medicine known as remedies, are made from natural sources such as plants and minerals and are both environmentally friendly and cruelty free and can be purchased over the counter in grocery stores, drug stores, health food stores, homeopathic pharmacies and online.

Homeopathic remedies come in various strengths (also known as potencies): the 6c, 12c, and 30c strengths are gentle and perfect for home use.

Please use the resources below to learn how and why nature is brilliant and how and why it works.

  • A Closer Look at Veterinary HomeopathyHomeopathy was created in the late 1700s by German physician Samuel Hahnemann and is "based on what he described as the law of similars: the idea that a substance is capable of causing particular symptoms in a healthy individual will cure similar symptoms in a person with disease." Almost any disease that can be treated by regular medicine can be treated by homeopathy, which come from a range of sources, such as plants, minerals, animals, microorganisms.
  • Call to Action: Detox Your Pet ASAP: Learn about which remedies to use to detox your animal.
  • Effect of homeopathic Lycopodium on Memory Function and Cerebal Blood Flow in Memory-Impaired Rats: Fascinating study that explores the efficacy of Lycopodium in rats suffering with memory-impairment and dementia.
  • Holistic Vets Explain: Natural Treatment of Cancer in Dogs: Cancer causes nearly half of the death of dogs ages 10 and up.  This article discusses the uses of homeopathy, mushrooms, clean diet, nutritional supplementation and detoxification to treat cancer in dogs.  
  • Homeopathy Basics for Dogs: What you need to know: Very comprehensive article from Dogs Naturally that talks about the basics of homeopathy and how to begin to care for your animal naturally.  Reminder that Homeopathy is based on the principle that 'like cures like', or that a substance that is capable, in toxic doses, of producing a set of symptoms is also capable, in much lower doses, of curing the same set of symptoms regardless of their perceived cause.  This kind of approach has shown to be very effective in bulldogs in our experience.
  • Homeopathy for AnimalsSuper informative article that provides a basic overview of homeopathic remedies most commonly used in holistic veterinary medicine.  If you have a BULLDOG, phosophorus is your friend
  • How to Give Thuja 1M: Learn about why Thuja 1M must be given if you have a purebred animal.
  • Integrative Medicine: The Evidence, Economics, & Logistics of an Emerging Field: An estimated $16 billion is spent annually on veterinary care animals.  Both owners and vet insurers are pursuing “alternative and “complementary” services also called integrative medicine when caring for their companion animals.  These services include homeopathy, herbal medicine, therapeutic massage, veterinary spinal manipulation therapy and acupuncture.  
  • Is There Good Scientific Evidence for Homeopathy?: Homeopathy has been around since the 1800's and has been used to treat illness and ailments when conventional medicine, as we know it, was unavailable.  Its' efficacy is difficult to quantify because effective homeopathic treatment is based upon the unique needs of the individual.  This article explores the limitations of clinical research on homeopathy and presents convincing evidence that shows how effective homeopathy is when prescribed based upon the individuals' holistic and unique needs.
  • Peer-reviewed Homeopathy Study Sparks Uproar in Italy: The use of homeopathic remedy, Toxicodendron pubescens was deemed as "effective as the prescription druge gabapentin in reducing inflammation and pain responses in both cells grown in the lab" and rats.
  • Remedies to Cure all Kinds of Issues:Check out our blog post on constitutional and detox homeopathic remedies to help your dog heal from the inside-out. 
  • USA Veterinary Directory / Integrative Holistic Veterinary Care: Use this resource to find an integrative vet near you.
  • Using Homeopathy to Mitigate the Effects of VaccinationFascinating presentation from the International & American Association of Clinical Nutritionists that debunks "some of the myths and realities that surround the use of homeopathic remedies for helping with the negative effects of vaccinations."
  • 5 Health Benefits of Acupuncture for Dogs: The benefits of acupuncture for dogs include pain management, support for arthritis and hip displasia, dermatitis, gastrointestinal. issues and allergies.  Definitely worth exploring in lieu of or in addition to conventional pain medicines. 
  • 5 Apoquel Alternatives that are Better for your Dog: There are many risks associated with Apoquel (check our blog post) and there are many healthier alternatives.

Take a look at the videos below to learn a bit more about homeopathy and how to administer to your animal. 

 

 

 

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