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Check out the latest alternative pet care treatments, like massage techniques, herbal remedies, and other not-so-traditional therapies.

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A key number to remember here: 21.

A dog sniffing a mushroom out of a hand.

’Shrooms are great immune-boosters — and may even help prevent The Big C.

A woman sitting on a couch with a dog.

Dogs and cats can’t read self-help books, so a veterinary behaviorist explains how your pet may benefit from being in treatment.

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Sudden scratching? Finicky food eater? Loose poop? Whatever pet health question is on your mind, our veterinary pros are here to help.

A dog standing in a lavender field.

A psychologist explains how stimulating scents can influence a dog’s behavior.

Woman in navy sweatshirt massaging small white dog on the couch

Help your dog stay fit and flexible with these stretch techniques by a certified pet strength and conditioning specialist.

A woman holding a cat close to her while sitting on a yoga mat.

Dog or cat interrupting your meditation routine? Let them — they might be helping.

Grey cat at looking up from eating on floor at home

The mind-gut connection isn’t just for people — your dog or cat’s gut microbiome plays a big role in their health and well-being.

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Veterinarian Dr. Kathy Davieds’s tips for treating achy joints, from medications to massages.

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Watching your pet suffer a seizure can make you feel helpless. We asked three veterinarians to weigh in on natural remedies that show promise.

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Pomeranian stands in front of a yellow bowl of homemade probiotic yogurt

We asked four experts for the lay of the microflora landscape.

A dog sitting comfortably on a women's lap.

It can’t be cured but it can be managed—partnering with your vet is the key.

 A Jack Russel terrier licking its front paw on dog bed.

Acral lick dermatitis is a frustrating skin condition, but new treatments offer hope.

Dog sitting in a tent surrounded by candles and crystals

Wellness treatments like acupuncture, Reiki, and sound baths are helping pets heal and bond with their parents.

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Whether or not you believe in crystal healing, Chani Ronez’s chic, customizable, and sustainable products are designed to help treat everything from separation anxiety to joint pain to GI issues.

Girl Carefully Hugs A Sick Lying Dog

Veterinary hospice and palliative care expert Dr. Shea Cox, DVM, on an alternative to euthanasia.