Giving Pet Medications

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Giving pet medications can be quite tricky! Below are some tips and suggestions to simplify the procedure and make giving pet medications much less stressful for both you and your pet. The easiest and least stressful method of giving pet medications is to mix the medication with your pet’s food or put it in a […]

Vinegar Dog Treatments

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Apple cider vinegar has a long history of use for humans, but did you know that your precious pooch can benefit from these simple home remedies as well? Practically any human use for apple cider vinegar benefits dogs too. Below are some vinegar dog treatments we think you will find helpful! Apple Cider Vinegar Dog […]

Codonopsis Health Benefits: Strengthen Digestive, Respiratory & Immune Systems

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Codonopsis health benefits include strengthening the digestive, respiratory and immune systems, and much more. For example, many practitioners recommend Codonopsis internally in various herbal combinations to treat: asthma anemia cancer headaches diarrhea high blood pressure hemorrhoids prolapsed uterus nausea vomiting neck tension to increase breast milk in nursing mothers. Codonopsis was first described in the […]

Gentian Health Benefits: Relieve Allergies, Swollen Eyes, Sore Throat

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Gentian health benefits include allergy relief, soothing swollen eyes and sore throat, strengthening the liver and kidneys, and more. The species has been documented as far back as 180 BC and the roots were used medicinally in tonics.   Gentian is also used in flavoring such as bitters and the softdrink “Moxie” as noted in Wikipedia.  According […]

What Are The Different Frankincense Health Benefits?

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Frankincense health benefits can fight cancer, manages arthritis and can relieve pain. Many of the herbal formulas used here at Natchez Trace Veterinary Services contain Frankincense as one of the main ingredients, so we thought you may be interested in the history, use, and effects of this amazing herb. One of our popular herbal formulas […]

Why Use Herbal Medicine On Our Pets?

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At Natchez Trace Veterinary Services, we strive to provide individual options for your pet. That is why we so often turn to Herbal Medicine in conjunction with Traditional Chinese Medicine, Standard Veterinary Medicine, and Alternative Medicine to find the perfect combination for your pet’s specific needs. Herbal medicine — also called botanical medicine or phytomedicine […]