Doylestown Veterinary Hospital Blog


Miscellaneous

Posted on: March 19, 2021

pet first aid kit

What Should Be in Your Homeopathic Pet First Aid Kit?

As co-owner of Doylestown Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Laura Weis, DVM, specializes in homeopathy and nutritional counseling. When addressing the question of what healthcare items pet owners should have on hand, she says dog owners should start with the basics first – things like gauze, a thermometer, and hydrogen peroxide – before building a more comprehensive Read the full article…

Miscellaneous

Posted on: February 11, 2021

Holistic Benefits of Cold Laser Therapy for Dogs

It may sound futuristic, but cold laser therapy for dogs is based on scientific principles that have been in place since the beginning of time. As we see in nature, light influences biological systems and cells. “We know that because of photosynthesis,” says Dr. David MacDonald, “The light from the sun helps plants grow. That’s Read the full article…

Miscellaneous

Posted on: November 13, 2020

Using Herbal Remedies to Treat Diabetes in Pets

An increasing number of dog and cat owners are seeking out herbal remedies to treat diabetes in pets and discovering incredibly promising results. Diabetes in domestic cats and dogs has gradually become a real and widespread problem throughout American homes. A lack of exercise associated with domesticity, and an abundance of non-nutritious food options, have Read the full article…

General Health

Posted on: November 6, 2019

The War on Pet Cancer: Past Approaches

THE WAR ON PET CANCER Part One: Past Approaches by Dr. Laura Weis Published in the November 2019 issue of Natural Awakenings We are not winning the war on pet cancer. In 1971 President Nixon signed the National Cancer Act, which created the National Cancer Institute (NCI).  In addition to granting broad discretionary powers to Read the full article…