Why More Workplaces Should Be Dog-Friendly

Advertisement Dog lovers already know the presence of a pet can reduce stress at home. Research has shown they reduce the stress hormone cortisol and help lower blood pressure. Virginia Commonwealth University performed a study to see if the same held true in the workplace. They found that employees with access to dogs maintained lower levels … [Read more…]

Read This Veteran’s Firsthand Account Of How His Canine Companion Changed His Life

Advertisement Part of each sale through the iHeartDogs store is donated to Greater Good, which helps support various charities. Thanks to customers like you, happy endings, like the one below, are made possible. “Hello, my name is Chuck G. I was in the Marine Corp. from 1967 to 1971. I was a second-place finisher in the Southeast-Asian War Games. … [Read more…]

Is Your Dog is Taking an NSAID? (Rimadyl, carprofen, Metacam) This Supplement Can Protect Their Liver

Is your dog taking any of the following NSAIDS (Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)? carprofen (Novox or Rimadyl) firocoxib (Previcox) deracoxib (Deramaxx) meloxicam (Metacam ) If your answer is yes, your veterinarian will likely recommend S-Adenosyl Methionine (SAM-e) to help maintain proper liver function. SAM-e protects the liver from damage caused by regular use of NSAIDS and supports cell … [Read more…]