Thyroid abnormalities

Did you know 80% of the dogs we’ve tested thyroid on, most showing no symptoms, have come back with abnormalities in their thyroid levels? Dr. Smith has started them on thyroid support supplements to give the body the raw materials it needs. This is because the...

Dr. Oz on Functional Medicine

“The Fantastic Four” of Functional Medicine were covered on Dr Oz’s show on 1/13/12 There was lot’s of great information! To learn more about functional medicine and ‘The Institute for Functional Medicine’ visit:...

Bloat

Have concerns about bloat and your dog? Read this article from our website that Dr. Smith wrote on research he found on the role of Potassium and canine bloat. http://new.dogdoctor.us/functionalissues/caninebloat.html

Add lentils to your dog’s diet

Lentils are an excellent food for dogs! They are inexpensive and have many nutritional benefits, such as helping to lower blood cholesterol. Also, lentils are a great source of magnesium and folate- both of which lower the risk of heart disease. The insoluble dietary...