Ophiopogon: TCVM Herbal Treatment for Cat Diabetes & Hyperthyroidism

Cat diabetes is a common illness affecting many of our feline friends. Diabetes mellitus is the most common form of cat diabetes. Diabetes mellitus manifests when the body doesn’t produce enough insulin to balance glucose levels. If left untreated, cat diabetes leads to: Appetite loss  Dehydration Severe Depression Motor function problems Vomiting Weight loss Ultimately, […]

Alleviate Cat Rear Leg Weakness Naturally with Hindquarter Weakness TCVM Herbal Formula

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Why Do Cats Suffer From Rear Leg Weakness? Two common causes of cat rear leg weakness are arthritis and hip dysplasia. Arthritis Arthritis affects many older cats, targeting joints and worsening over time. Cats suffering from arthritis often refuse to climb stairs, limp, lay around more, don’t jump as high, and sometimes have trouble getting in […]

Treat Hip Dysplasia in Cats Naturally With Di Gu Pi San

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The hip joints gradually deteriorate, leading to loss of function in the hips. Hip dysplasia in cats develops from a combination of genetic and environmental factors. Also, a pattern of inheritance involving multiple genes exists. Cats affected with hip dysplasia inherit the gene from both parents, even if neither parent shows outward signs of the […]

Ophiopogon Herbal Blend Counteracts Equine Cushing’s Disease

Ophiopogon Herbal Blend Counteracts Equine Cushing’s Disease

Also known as PPID (Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction), Equine Cushing’s Disease is most common in horses between 18 and 12 years old.  Signs of Cushing’s Disease in horses include: Abnormal sweating Rounded abdomen o“potbelly” Change in attitude Lethargy Recurrent infections Hypertrichosis (long, curly hair) Muscle wasting Delayed haircoat shedding Decreased athletic performance Fat deposits on […]

Horse Back Pain TCVM Remedy: Hindquarter Weakness Formula

Hindquarter Weakness: TCVM Herbal Remedy for Horse Back Pain

Does your horse suddenly act a little angsty when you try to mount? Maybe she refuses to back up, or cringes when you curry her topline? If so, the problem could be horse back pain. Causes of Horse Back Pain Common causes of horse back pain include: Muscle strain Conformational problems Lack of muscle development […]

Ancient Chinese Formula Eases Equine Arthritis

Ancient Chinese Formula Eases Equine Arthritis

It is a painful and debilitating disease, making it difficult for horses to move about. Equine arthritis begins slowly and develops as the joint surface (cartilage) wears down. Then, the resulting pain manifests as lameness. Signs of horse arthritis are: Stiffness that dissipates as the horse warms up Swelling of the fetlocks, knees, and hocks […]