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What Titer Tests DON’T Tell Us

Posted by on Nov 30, 2018 in Articles, Featured, Immunity | 0 comments

Excperpt from Dr. Jeannie’s article: Titer Testing – Do titers equal immunity?” What titer tests DON’T tell us about true immunity: Titer tests cannot tell us what the memory cells are doing.  Memory cells are considered essential for viral disease immunity for specific viruses. There is NO test for qualitative measuring of memory cells. Memory cells are what prompt the immune system to create antibodies that are dispatched to an infection associated with the pathogen that it “remembers.” Memory cells don’t need reminders in the form of re-vaccination to...

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Medicinal Mushrooms For Dogs

Posted by on Oct 10, 2017 in Articles, Featured, Immunity | 0 comments

Medicinal Mushrooms For Dogs

Supplementing dogs with medicinal mushrooms during times of stress (during heat cycle, breeding, pregnancy, exposure to toxins, etc.) is nothing new. It is just now gaining a lot more attention here in the western world. The health benefits of ingesting medicinal mushrooms keep surfacing, and there are a lot more benefits which are yet to be discovered I am sure. There are a lot of research studies that are going on around the world, and new discoveries are being made for the numerous uses of medicinal mushrooms. Immune system boosting and antibacterial properties of certain mushrooms,...

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Grounding or Earthing For Our Dogs

Posted by on Oct 13, 2016 in Articles, Featured, Immunity, NR Information | 0 comments

Grounding or Earthing For Our Dogs

Dogs, like us, are bioelectrical beings . This planet we live on,is an electrical planet, always vibrating with healthy frequencies and a slight negative surface charge that just happens to be required for a healthy immune system in plants and animals alike. The word “negative” in this context means an abundance of electrons that can move quickly and reduce charge. Emerging science has revealed how direct contact with the ground allows dogs (and, of course, humans and other animals) a life-giving energy infusion! As you may already know or perhaps have read in many of my articles or books,...

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The Health Risks of Canine X-rays

Posted by on Aug 12, 2016 in Articles, Featured, You Might Be a NR Breeder If... | 0 comments

The Health Risks of Canine X-rays

Have you ever stopped to think about the health risks of x-rays for your dogs? Thinking, knowledgable dog breeders are finally starting to question the marketing hype that leads our dogs down the path of “routine radiation exposure”. X-rays/radiographs are a huge money-maker otherwise, some financially backed researcher would have done a paper showing that the cellular bombardment that happens with exposure to x-rays  is directly linked to the extraordinary increase in genetic mutations! Read the entire article HERE Which is more important to a buyer? One “lifetime” radiograph or...

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Study Shows that Environmental Chemicals Impact Dog Semen Quality

Posted by on Aug 12, 2016 in Articles, Featured, Natural Dog Health In the News, What's News? | 2 comments

Study Shows that Environmental Chemicals Impact Dog Semen Quality

Environmental Chemicals Impact Dog Semen Quality – Duh! Here is an interesting report on a population of breeding dogs exhibiting a 26 year (1988–2014) decline in sperm quality and a concurrent increased incidence of cryptorchidism in male offspring (1995–2014). A decline in the number of males born relative to the number of females was also observed. Environmental chemicals (ECs), including diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) and polychlorinated bisphenol 153 (PCB153), were detected in adult dog testes AND (get this:)  commercial dog foods at concentrations reported to perturb reproductive...

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Could The Whelping Box Be An Environmental Factor for CHD?

Posted by on Jul 27, 2016 in Articles, Featured, You Might Be a NR Breeder If... | 1 comment

Could The Whelping Box Be An Environmental Factor for CHD?

How can a whelping box be an “environmental factor” in puppies developing CHD (Canine Hip Dysplasia)? I was recently having a conversation with a fellow NR breeder, discussing CHD not being genetic and it got me to thinking about many of the environmental factors involved that are being found to contribute to CHD as well as how much we as human beings have meddled with nature and the canine species. Whelping Box an environmental factor in CHD? I think most of us already know the importance of having good traction or footing in the whelping box for new puppies. Take a look at...

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