Edmonton Holistic Veterinary Blog

Raw Pet Foods – What Does the Science Really Say? Raw Pet Foods – What Does the Science Really Say?

Both the Alberta and Canadian Veterinary Medical associations have been targeting raw pet foods of late, claiming they are unsafe due to potential exposure of owners and their pets to food-borne pathogens. Despite any good intentions, these articles and position statements actually do the public a disservice, because the implication is that the converse... [More...]

Natural Medicine Works for Animals, too: Part Two Now Available! Natural Medicine Works for Animals, too: Part Two Now Available!

Part Two of Dr. Steve Marsden’s pod cast with True Nature Radio is now available. Click the link below to listen. https://classicalchinesemedicine.org/natural-medicine-works-for-animals-too/  Read More →

The Truth About Pet Cancer: a new video series explores what we’re doing wrong and how to fix it The Truth About Pet Cancer: a new video series explores what we’re doing wrong and how to fix it

The first in a series of videos exploring the incidence and treatment of cancer in dogs (and people, too!) has been released. You can view the video here, which features among the worldwide experts that were interviewed, our own Dr. Steve! Cancer is one of the top reasons people and their animals visit our doctors. Watch the video to explore some of... [More...]

Natural Medicine Works for Animals, too Natural Medicine Works for Animals, too

True Nature Radio welcomed Dr. Steve Marsden to speak about the benefits of traditional Chinese medicine and to provide some insight regarding the scientific findings behind why Chinese medicine really works. Click the link below to hear the podcast. With Laurie Regan and Heiner Fruehauf National University of Natural Medicine, College of Classical... [More...]

Some advice on natural supplements Some advice on natural supplements

You probably already know that our very own Karen Marsden is ‘the resident veterinarian’ for Breakfast Television and Dinner Television here in Edmonton. One of our holistically orientated colleagues, Dr. Julie Schell of Bow Bottom Veterinary Hospital, plays a similar role in Calgary. Click the link below to see her interview regarding use... [More...]