Thyroid Function: The Key to Your Cat’s Health

The thyroid gland is a much-talked-about mystery for many cat owners. You probably know that it plays a role in the weight of your cat, and that vets will check it for irregularities when your feline suddenly gains or loses weight. But where is the thyroid gland located? What does it actually regulate? What is… Read more »

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Convincing Your Canine to Travel in the Car

Some dogs will go running to the car before you even finish asking if they want to go for a ride. Unfortunately, not every dog is as agreeable. Others will scamper to their crates or curl up in their dog beds as soon as they hear your keys jingle. For those dogs who have trouble… Read more »

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Boosting Energy Levels with Elk Velvet Antler

Elk with antlers

You may have heard about the benefits of elk velvet antler, also referred to as “EVA.” But what exactly is it? How is it produced? Who can it help, and is it humane? It can be difficult to sift factual information from a sea of online confusion, so we’re here to demystify EVA. At Wapiti… Read more »

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Supporting the Health of Your Hunting Dog

Your hunting dog is more than an extension of your will; it’s your partner, carefully chosen to do some very strenuous work by your side. We’re talking tracking game, running, jumping, and swimming. While hunting dogs are bred for this level of extreme activity, it’s important to be aware of your dog’s health and any… Read more »

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Understanding Inflammation in Canines

Keeping your dog happy and healthy takes a lot. A lot of time, money, and maybe even trips to the vet for specialized care. Since canine health is of the utmost importance when it comes to ensuring your dog lives a good life, it stands to reason that dog owners should educate themselves about the… Read more »

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September Featured Retailer

Congratulations to Lucky Pets! They are Wapiti Labs’ Featured Retailer for September

Lucky Pets is located in St. Michael, Minnesota, and is passionate about wanting pets to live happy and healthy lives. They focus on natural products, and their staff is educated about the brands they carry and confident in suggesting the right items for your pets. Their services include daycare, boarding, retail area, grooming, and even… Read more »

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National Holistic Pet Day

Celebrate National Holistic Pet Day Everyday!

We celebrate National Holistic Pet Day Today August 30th is special day to highlight the importance of whole pet health. Here are some easy steps to include a holistic approach to daily pet health.. Exercise:  Play with your cat, walk or run with your dog, get active with them! Lack of activity can develop into… Read more »

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The Importance of Your Cat’s Eyesight

Have you ever looked deep into your kitty’s eyes just to appreciate their color? Have you watched your outside cat expertly stalk a mouse or hop over your fence? Are you amazed at the way your cats focus on their cat toy as you dangle it above their heads? That’s all possible thanks to a… Read more »

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Managing Allergies in Your Canine

You may be intimately familiar with allergies; sniffing, sneezing, and wiping your nose over and over again at a certain point of year, or in the presence of pet hair or a specific food allergen. You’re not alone. In fact, over 50 million Americans deal with allergies each year. But did you know that dogs… Read more »

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