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Posted by on Jul 17, 2019 in Articles, Breeder Members, Featured, Natural Rearing - How To, NR Information, what is NR | 0 comments

Natural Rearing – An Introduction By Roberta Jamison NR breeders and owners follow these very important protocols. We feed a variety of species-appropriate raw, fresh unprocessed foods (for dogs this means raw, properly grown meat, organs and bones – based on the diet on which their wild ancestors evolved). We ensure our dogs always have access to fresh clean unadulterated water (non-chlorinated, non-fluoridated, no heavy metals or other toxins) clean grass-covered ground, and are not raised on cement or gravel plenty of fresh air, sunlight and exercise. We ensure our dogs are not...

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Naturally Reared Animals – It’s All About Epigenetics

Posted by on Jun 19, 2019 in Articles, breeding for natural immunity, Featured, Natural Rearing - How To, NR Information, What's News? | 0 comments

Naturally Reared Animals – It’s All About Epigenetics

For natural rearing animal breeders, it’s all about epigenetics! Epigenetics is an attractive study for animal breeders because it may help us find part of the missing causality and missing heritability of complex traits and diseases as well as how we can alter genetic expression in our animals. It is especially attractive to natural rearing breeders as a helpful tool in altering the genetic expression of animals brought in from outside lines and in educating their puppy buyers on how to keep their puppy healthy. DNAm patterns are modified during the life of an individual starting in...

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Natural Rearing Means Toxic Chemical Free Living

Posted by on Mar 19, 2019 in breeding for natural immunity, Featured, Natural Rearing - How To, Toxins & Toxic Products | 0 comments

Natural Rearing Means Toxic Chemical Free Living

Are you aware of the fact that the average person applies 300 chemicals to their body every single day and that 80 of those chemicals are all applied BEFORE breakfast? Most of these (toxic) chemicals are from soap, makeup, shampoo hair care, perfume and other personal care products. Our dogs and cats are being exposed to these chemicals just by being in the same house with you, they have no way to avoid exposure. Dogs as you may know,  have about 220 million scent receptors (compared to our 5 million). Dogs can smell things that seem unfathomable to us. They can detect some odors in parts...

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Using Essential in Animal Care

Posted by on Feb 7, 2019 in Featured, NR Information, Toxins & Toxic Products, What's News? | 0 comments

Using Essential in Animal Care

Many of our approved natural rearing breeder members use essential oils* with their  animals (dogs, cats, puppies and kittens).  Is this a good or safe practice? Are you looking for the facts?  With reports surfacing all over social media that essential oils can be harmful to pets, I felt it was important that pet owners were better educated and informed. I want to share the facts about using essential oils in animal care, in this new blog series. Have you been thinking of using essential oils with your dog or cat but you are unsure which oils are safe? Do you own a puppy and don’t...

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Synthetic Fragrance – The Most Overlooked Toxic Chemical

Posted by on Nov 30, 2018 in Featured, Immunity, Toxins & Toxic Products | 0 comments

Synthetic Fragrance – The Most Overlooked Toxic Chemical

By Dr. Jeannie Thomason The most overlooked toxic chemical used on a daily basis in our homes are products that contain synthetic “fragrances” It’s time to turn up your nose at any products that “smell”!   Synthetic Fragrances are the most overlooked toxic chemical in our daily lives.  While many of us have been taught to read labels on everything we want to buy and use in our home, around our pets and family, the sad truth about synthetic fragrances is that manufacturers are not required to list their fragrance ingredients on product labels.   IF they do list...

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Immunity Vitality & Vital Force in Animals

Posted by on Nov 30, 2018 in Featured, Immunity, Laws of Health | 0 comments

Immunity Vitality & Vital Force in Animals

By Dr. Jeannie Thomason You have most likely read or heard the term “vitality”,  “vital force” and most likely, “vital animal”; quite a lot over the past few years, but what does this mean? It is defined in a few different ways but in animal naturopathy, we define it as: balance, homeostasis, high vibrational frequencies, a strong, properly functioning (or balanced) immune system.   Immunity and Vitality You see, immunity is a joint effort encompassing the entire being – all parts of the organism. The Vital Force plays a primary role, because it coordinates immune...

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