The Nature of Animal Healing: The Definitive Holistic Medicine Guide to Caring for Your Dog and Cat
ISBN: 0345439198
EAN13: 9780345439192
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Pages: 368
Edition: Revised
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback

The Nature of Animal Healing: The Definitive Holistic Medicine Guide to Caring for Your Dog and Cat

Book Overview
Known for his compassion, skill, and holistic practice, Dr. Martin Goldstein is one of the most sought-after holistic veterinarians in the world. This book makes his methods available to readers everywhere.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover For two decades, Dr. Martin Goldstein -- America's most successful, renowned holistic veterinarian -- has healed and helped his animal patients with the same natural therapies that benefit humans. The results have been so astounding that today critically sick pets are brought to him from across the country for a new chance at life and health. In this compelling, very accessible book, Dr. Goldstein explains exactly what holistic medicine is and how it works. By treating the root of a health problem instead of its symptoms, you too can help your animal to regain and maintain its own health, as nature intended. Dr. Goldstein also shares many remarkable true stories of supposedly terminally ill animals who have recovered to full wellness. Inside you'll discover -- Why our animals get sick, even when we strive to give them the best of care -- An exhaustive A to Z guide of pet ailments -- and the best course of action -- Why vaccines can do more harm than good -- The link between diet and disease -- and how the right diet can not only prevent disease but reverse it -- How acupuncture, homeopathy, chiropractic, and other alternative options work -- safely and painlessly -- to restore true health -- Specific guidance for the use of herbs, supplements, and natural remedies -- The good news (and the bad) about cancer in animals -- including extraordinary new treatments and potential cures -- Coping with the inevitable death of your pet -- both physically and psychologically And much, much more PLUS -- the ultimate resource for holistic pet care: an extensive guide to holistic product manufacturers and stores, books, newsletters, Web sites, veterinarians, andassociations!
From the front Cover A pioneering revolutionary prescription for the health and long life of your pets For two decades, Dr. Martin Goldstein--America's most successful, renowned holistic veterinarian--has healed and helped his animal patients with the same natural therapies that benefit humans. The results have been so astounding that today critically sick pets are brought to him from across the country for a new chance at life and health. In this compelling, very accessible book, Dr. Goldstein explains exactly what holistic medicine is and how it works. By treating the root of a health problem instead of its symptoms, you too can help your animal to regain and maintain its own health, as nature intended. Dr. Goldstein also shares many remarkable true stories of supposedly terminally ill animals who have recovered to full wellness. Inside you'll discover - Why our animals get sick, even when we strive to give them the best of care - An exhaustive A to Z guide of pet ailments--and the best course of action - Why vaccines can do more harm than good - The link between diet and disease--and how the right diet can not only prevent disease but reverse it - How acupuncture, homeopathy, chiropractic, and other alternative options work--safely and painlessly--to restore true health - Specific guidance for the use of herbs, supplements, and natural remedies - The good news (and the bad) about cancer in animals--including extraordinary new treatments and potential cures - Coping with the inevitable death of your pet--both physically and psychologically And much, much more PLUS--the ultimate resource for holistic pet care: an extensive guide to holistic product manufacturersand stores, books, newsletters, Web sites, veterinarians, and associations!