Maintain your dog’s health the natural way with gentle, chemical-free treatments for both preventative care and acute health problems. Dr. Randy Kidd offers herbal remedies for common dog ailments, including hot spots, hip dysplasia, anxiety, and respiratory illness. A complete overview of the canine body is included, with accompanying tips to improve the health and function of the heart, lungs, muscles, and joints. Regardless of your dog’s age and breed, you’ll find simple treatments to keep her healthy and active throughout her life.
A past president of the American Holistic Veterinary Association, Dr. Randy Kidd has a D.V.M. degree from Ohio State University and a Ph.D. in Pathology/Clinical Pathology from Kansas State University. He is the author of Dr. Kidd's Guide to Herbal Dog Care (Storey Books); a practicing holistic veterinarian; a popular speaker on alternative pet care; a columnist for Herbs for Health magazine; and a consultant for pet supplement companies, including Thompson's Nutritional Technologies. His articles have appeared in the Journal of the American Holistic Veterinary Medicine Association and Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Kidd has veterinary practices in San Francisco, California, and McLouth, Kansas.