Goodbye Dear One: On Euthanizing a Pet

Feb 18

Goodbye Dear One How old am I? I just couldn't say, I lived in the moment, For each day to day. All I've known Is chase, and play Guarding you, to Do as you say. It's been so great to be in your Pack Included in all things, We each “got our backs” But then life got harder I gladly endured, For the love of my family It kept my heart moored....

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My Cat Chews When I Scratch The Top of Its Tail

Feb 18

Dr Johnson writes a brief article with video of the phenomenon, as an explanation for why overweight cats often “chew the air” (and anything else they can reach) when you scratch the top of their tails.  Here's a link to “My Cat Bites Me or The Air When I Scratch His Tail Top”...

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New Article: How Your Dog SHOULD Eat

Feb 18

Excerpted from this candid and accurate article: “When a dog is eventually at a healthy weight it will get PICKY about dry dog food. If we left it at that, our dogs would never get fat. At that point it’s your call whether you mix something in the dry food to coaxe a lean dog to eat, or simply let her eat per her needs, and stay lean. “She stopped liking her...

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Better Skin, Better Weight, Longer Life

Mar 26

Ultra Low Carb Feeding Takes No-Grain to the Next Level  Ultra Low Carb Feeding, Like Raw Diet for Dogs, only it's Not Raw.  A video I'd like you to look at:  A shorter, simplified video regarding using ultra low carb feeding to reign in the weight of dogs on the glucose / carb appetite-machine and improving their skin due to adverse food reactions to grain...

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Links and Pet Koi, Fish Dog and Cat Health Articles & Videos

Mar 23

Fish Health Help & Other Pet Resources Welcome to Dr Johnson’s web presence, sites linked based on pet health, pet keeping advice, fish health and answers to questions like “My fish are sick, what should I do?” as well as supporting various aspects of the Koi & Fish health topic. Pet information regarding kennels and some small business ventures are also...

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Apoquel and Cancer in Dogs

Mar 12

Dogs are contracting cancer from a new medicine (introduced in 2013) given to control itching.  #apoquel #canine #dog #cancer #oclacitinib In the most basic of “summaries”: You can't use it in people, and it causes new cancer in about 15-18/300 NON-elderly dogs. Severe bacterial/fungal infections in @30-35/300 dogs. Now let's get to the meat and...

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