October 01, 2020 • Heather Murphy
I’ve been writing blogs for dogs for a number of years now and my purpose is to share information – information I have learnt on the way.
For the parent of an allergy pet it can be so tough, the endless scratching, sleepless nights, stress and worry is something else. I often talk about overloading allergens weakening the system. An overloaded system cannot cope – the skin being the largest organ often presents as red, raw, itchy, rashy and this can be anywhere on the body!
August 25, 2020 • Heather Murphy
We know how stressful it is having an itchy dog - we've had 2 out of 3 dogs that were itchy dogs! So we know exactly how it feels - stressful, worrisome, exasperating and sometimes helpless. So in this blog we will share some of our top tips to being rash-free.
June 03, 2020 • Heather Murphy
This is the question that is often asked and the answer in short is YES Wandering Jew can make your dog VERY itchy! From what I have seen over the years about 70% of dogs react to Wandering Dew. (It has several names: Wandering Jew, Wandering Dew, Wandering Willy, Tradescantia are the ones I know).
December 03, 2019 • Heather Murphy
We try to do the best for our dogs and we want them to be healthy and happy.
Sometimes deciphering the fact from the fiction is confusing with all the marketing that pops up all over the web, onto our feeds and on Television.
In this blog 'Raw Feeding 101' Eezapet has interviewed Raw Essentials to give you the when, the how and the what to raw feeding.
August 18, 2018 • Heather Murphy
Allergies, allergens, allergic reactions and intolerances – the what, the why and the where Itchy rashes in dogs can be so frustrating. Trying to pinpoint the exact allergen that is causing the rashes is no mean feat! I’m often advising people about the foods and the difference in the brands, which are ‘clean’ foods and which are not. I frequently have people asking me what type of food I’d recommend for an itchy dog. Most recently, a customer came to me as he could just not work out why his itchy dog was itchy all over with no...