NR Information

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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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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Glandular Therapy For Dogs

Posted by on Sep 8, 2017 in Featured, NR Information, Species Specific Nutrition, What's News? | 0 comments

Glandular Therapy For Dogs

Glands are organs that secrete substances which produce a physiological response. Glandular therapy refers to the practice of using whole animal organs/glands/tissue to support or promote the healthy functioning of a body’s internal organs. Scientific interest in the therapeutic potential for glandular tissues have increased. Gland/organ therapy, refers to the process of feeding specific animal proteins found in the glands or organs (termed oral auto-antigens), to an animal (or human) with an autoimmune condition. What happens is that when the glandular protein is fed to the animal and...

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Can We Detox Our Dogs From Vaccines?

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in Featured, NR Information, Vaccinations, What's News? | 0 comments

Can We Detox Our Dogs From Vaccines?

Can We Detox Our Dogs From Vaccines? By Dr. Jeannie Thomason In an ideal world and situation and if our dogs were truly living ABOVE the wellness line, toxins would be rounded up so to speak and pumped through the eliminative organs (the liver, kidneys, lungs, intestines, and skin) and then eliminated from the body naturally and efficiently with no help from us. In the short run however, we and our dogs do not live in a perfect world and our dog’s bodies react to toxins much like our human bodies do: the immune system ramps up processes like inflammation, mucus production, diarrhea, etc. to...

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Vaccinated Vs. Unvaccinated – Something To Think About

Posted by on May 24, 2017 in Featured, Immunity, NR Information, Vaccinations | 0 comments

Vaccinated Vs. Unvaccinated – Something To Think About

Do vaccines truly immunize and protect?  Something to think about … By Dr. Jeannie Thomason Vaccinated Vs. Unvaccinated Dogs – Something To Think About In a study published in the May 2017 edition of the Journal of Translational Science, researchers looked at 666 homeschooled children, 261 (39%) of whom were unvaccinated. Researchers from the School of Public Health at Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi found that while they were less likely than unvaccinated kids to be diagnosed with chicken pox and pertussis (whooping cough), vaccinated children were MORE LIKELY...

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