I am a holistic veterinarian. My goal for
my dogs is that they live very long, vigorous lives without experiencing
chronic disease of any kind, the degenerative conditions commonly associated
with aging, or cancer. I have learned that, regardless of genetic predisposition,
the day-to-day management decisions I make are by far the strongest influence
on their health.
I have established this web site to share
with you what I have learned and to facilitate your explorations in the
realm of natural health care. Rather than duplicate the fine work of others,
I will provide you with information you may not find elsewhere and tell
you where you can learn more.
There is a strong bias toward dogs at this
site. This merely reflects my family composition and personal interests.
However, the basic principles of nutrition and holistic health care presented
here apply equally to other species, including cats, ferrets, horses, and
Please realize that I cannot provide medical
advice for animals that are ill via the internet. If you want to consult
with a holistic veterinarian, please read the article at this site "Selecting
a Holistic Veterinarian."
Browse this site, explore the links, read
one or more of the recommended books, and enjoy living with truly healthy
dogs and cats.
Adele C. Monroe, DVM, MSPH