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Consider the (Caregiver) Placebo Effect

Most people are familiar with the concept of a “placebo effect”, the perception of improved health while unknowingly receiving a sham (placebo) treatment that in reality should have no benefit at all. 2,284 more words


My Christmas Guest

It’s been a busy month around our house with food testing, and doing “year end” things as Dad calls them. It seems like it’s always about food in our house which is A-OK by me. 230 more words

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"Bailey and Landon"

Readers familiar with my book “Birdsong, Barks, and Banter,” will know Bailey, my alien pom.   Bailey has been under vet care for the past several months; I had suspected a heart issue, but the vet thought otherwise.   372 more words

Life Musings From A Reiki Master And Intuitive Animal Communicator

Summer Fun and Staying Fit

Mom knows exercise is really important.  It keeps me from getting bored or destructive.  It keeps me healthy and at the right weight.  It helps keep my joints strong and healthy.   545 more words


It was a rough week here at Cedarcroft pond – Aunt Lilly went to the Rainbow Bridge.  It’s a strange thing to lose a member of your pack.   158 more words


Dog owners warned over Alabama Rot risk

Vets across the UK have issued a new warning to dog owners after it was revealed that Alabama Rot has affected 14 dogs in the first four months of 2016. 241 more words

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