The first step to a holistic approach to pet healthcare is always the hardest. Knowing where and how to start can be overwhelming, and the fear of making a mistake and hurting your pet prevent many people from trying. Here are some tips to help ease your worries and get your pet started on a healthier, cleaner diet.
First Step to Holistic Pet Care
The internet can be incredibly overwhelming and is filled with information, both true and false. Before you know it, you’re reading reviews on the best meat grinders for raw bones and wondering when you’ll find the time to make fresh, raw meals for your pet everyday. Fortunately, holistic pet care is not as time-consuming, expensive, complicated, or die-hard as the internet makes it seem.
Talk to Holistic Experts
The first step is to get off the internet and talk to real people who can help you find the right place to start. Talking to an experienced person or a professional will give you much clearer answers than the internet and help you personalize your plan to your individual pet. Nailing down a concrete plan will help increase your confidence in changing your pet’s diet.
If you make changes too quickly, your pet may reject his new diet. Making small changes allows both you and your pet to get used to a new routine. Start by changing or adding a few new ingredients at a time. Making a slow transition also allows you to more easily take note of how these new ingredients or products are affecting your pet. If there is an adverse reaction, it will be easy to pinpoint what the cause is and avoid those ingredients in the future. Taking baby steps toward a holistic approach to pet care will help you best determine what works best for your companion.
Supporting a Healthy Lifestyle
If you’re looking to holistic pet care because your pet is suffering from an illness or ailment, you are in an excellent position to start. Talk to us about any health problems your pet may be having and we can help point you in the right direction – whether it’s an extra product, new food, or our full spectrum hemp oils. Of course, one of the biggest selling points for holistic pet care is to prevent disease by giving your pet a complete and nutritious meal.
Every Little Bit Counts
A holistic approach isn’t all or nothing. Even small changes in your dog’s diet and getting more fresh air and exercise helps them become stronger and healthier. Just because you can’t spend hours a day preparing fresh, raw, customized meals for your pets doesn’t mean that you can’t make significant changes that won’t break the bank or take up too much time. There are plenty of options, such as pre-made raw food diets, that make it easy to take the first step to a holistic pet care approach.
Ready to give it a go?!
If you have any questions regarding holistic products for your pet, reach out to our customer service team and we’ll be happy to answer whatever questions we are able to! Full and broad spectrum hemp products, as well as functional mushrooms, are excellent places to start in your journey with holistic health for your pet – and here at Holistic Hound, we take pride in creating the best of these products in the market.