Natural Dog Care Leads to Wellness, Happiness and a Longer Life

On a scale of 1 to 10, how healthy is your dog?

If you answered anything other than 10 or you're just not sure, you have come to the right place. Between thousands of dog care choices, advertisements and conflicting opinions, making the right decisions is a tough job.

You're here, so you've somehow sifted through the   mess and realized that "going organic" is a good thing. And you're right on the mark health-, environmental- and ethical-wise. 

But the questions about taking care of your dog the natural and holistic way can become more matted than your buddy's hair after 2 months without a bath...

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The first ever veterinarian- approved Healthy Label Test. It's free, check it out!

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"Since converting my practice to the use of homeopathy and nutrition, my experience of being a veterinarian has been transformed. I am really, truly seeing animals get well from conditions that are simply considered incurable or hopeless from the conventional perspective."
Richard H. Pitcairn, DVM, PhD

You decide where to begin...

Ask a Veterinarian via My Online Vet

Have a specific dog care question that you would like a veterinarian to answer directly? Your own veterinarian will get you the help you're looking for no later than tomorrow. You can also browse the Ask a Vet Online Library of questions asked by other visitors.

Finding the Right Dog Food for Your dog & the 10 Best Dog Food Options

Dive deeper into the world of proper nutrition through our many dog food articles. Learn the difference between the different types of dog foods available, how to analyze your dog's current food and how to choose the right natural organic dog food for your dog.

The Most Common Dog Health Problems & the Best Natural Treatments and Remedies

Focus on the right combination of holistic and conventional medicine to give your dog the best chance for recovery and prevention of future problems.

Free Dog Health Advice that Will Improve and Lengthen Your Dog's Life

Most online free dog health advice does NOT have the best interests of your dog in mind... it only rearranges and repeats "common knowledge" that seeks to address symptoms after a problem arises rather than addressing the root cause of existing and potential problems. Organic Pet Digest provides unbiased expert dog care advice that will change the way you take care of your dog.

Alternative Medicine for Dogs

Alternative medicine for dogs has proven to be more effective than popular dog vet care in many ways. Combining the best of both worlds is the only true way to give your dog the best chance of living a long and happy life. Explore the available alternative dog treatments to avoid medications and surgery when possible.

Natural and Organic Dog Supplies - Reviews, Recommendations & Advice

Natural and organic dog supplies are not just a fad, they are important to the health of your dog, your family and the environment. We review the best choices on the market and why everyone should consider "going organic." Products reviewed include dog beds, dog books, dog stain cleaning products, dog collars and leashes, dog food, dog grooming products, at-home dog medical supplies, dog toys and more.

Comparing Veterinarians and Choosing the Right Dog Vet Care

There are many important differences between holistic dog vet care and conventional dog vet care, including cost, education, focus, treatment and how to find holistic vets (who are all also conventionally trained and licensed, by the way) in your area.

Pet Insurance Reviews

Learn all about pet insurance, from reviews by plan type and company to its pros, cons and terminology.

Pet Friendly Travel Advice & Checklist

In addition to saving you time and money on pet friendly airlines and dog friendly vacation rentals, this section will teach you how to keep your pet safe before, during and after your trip.

OPD's Natural Dog Care Monthly - Your Free Monthly Newsletter

If you want to stay on top of the latest dog care research and trends for knowledge that will help to keep your dog healthy and happy, then subscribe to Organic Pet Digest's FREE monthly newsletter. You can check out the back issues by clicking here.

By signing up you will gain access to the free Healthy Label Test dog food ratings tool, the first ever veterinarian-approved way to determine just how healthy your dog food really is.

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Taylor Tips!

Don't forget to read my "Taylor Tips!" opinions when you find them. My owners never recommend anything unless they know it is safe for me first!


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