What causes this terrible disease and how you can help your pet with the right treatment.
Do marijuana and hemp really work and what are the potential problems?
Canine Epilepsy
What is it and how do we treat and help our epileptic dog?
Hospice care
Providing pets with medical care and pain medication that supports their quality of life far longer than they ever enjoyed in the past.
natural health care

Natural Health Care

“Preventative Medicine” costs less than treating the disease, and can turn your pet into a vibrantly healthy critter who rarely if ever gets ill.

natural health care for dogs

Healthy Diets

Commercially-available pet foods are highly processed, and may not provide all of nutrients essential for health and prevention of disease.

dog supplements


Many people report improved health and less need for medicines when they give their pets dietary supplements.


Arthritis is a progressive deterioration of the cartilage in joints of dogs and cats. Pain and lameness develop secondary to joint dysfunction and muscle atrophy. This condition is progressive [...]

Adopting a senior pet

When it comes to adding a new member to the family there are a lot of things to consider. What kind of pet am I looking for, what breed(s) are compatible with my lifestyle, how much time can I [...]

Meet the bloggers

  • Dr. Robert Silver
    Dr. Robert Silver

    Dr. Robert Silver DVM, MS, CVA in his career has established effective protocols for a number of serious, potentially life-threatening chronic diseases in dogs and cats, such as cancer, allergies, chronic pain, inflammatory bowel disease, Canine epilepsy, and behavior problems.

  • Dr. Gabby Varcoe
    Dr. Gabby Varcoe

    Dr. Varcoe’s special interests in veterinary medicine include: Integrative medicine, rehabilitation, geriatric medicine, pain management, hospice care and rescue work. Currently she practices pain management, veterinary chiropractic and acupuncture, provides rehabilitation services as well as caring for pet patients who are in terminal hospice care at Into the Sunset, a Pet Transition Center.