The HA! Blog

Get your paws on this: we created a blog so you can learn the basics of holistic medical decisions and start implementing them into your life. Where do you want to start?

How to Optimize Every Aspect of Your Pet’s Environment to Promote Balance, Boost Immunity, and Defend Against Dis-ease

Your pet’s susceptibility to dis-ease, like your own, depends on the degree to which they can maintain their inner balance (what is also called inner terrain) in the face of adverse environmental impacts. A balanced system is a resilient system since balance is...

Confused About Your Pet’s Symptoms, and Maybe Even Your Own? Gain Clarity With a Big Picture Perspective

Why our pets, or ourselves, for that matter, develop health problems can be a trickier question than it might appear. Say, for example, you take your puppy to the vet because you’re seeing symptoms that concern you. (And while we’re at it, let’s imagine that you take...

How to Listen to and Learn From Your Pet’s Symptoms to Take Effective Holistic Action

Learning to view your pet’s symptoms as trustable, intelligible communications that can provide clues to underlying imbalances and guide holistic health interventions is one of the most important things you can do. This is often a difficult task, since almost all of...

Faced With Making a Medical Decision for Your Pet? Push “Paws” to Ensure a Fairy Tale Ending

Once upon a time, not so very long ago (in the last year, actually), there was a beautiful, golden-haired girl named Sam. Sam’s energy, enthusiasm, and love of cuddling brought joy to everyone who knew her, especially her parents. Sam’s parents took a holistic...
Fatal Viruses and One Health

Fatal Viruses and One Health

The information on this blog is primarily about using HA! for animals. However the same scientific data that is used here for animals can be applied to people.This is the essence of One Health (OH) as described in the prior blog. For example, did you know that there’s...

One Way to Re-Connect Nature and Veterinary Medicine

One Way to Re-Connect Nature and Veterinary Medicine

  An increasing body of research is showing that pets, people and the planet are all interconnected. This interrelationship is called One Health and helps scientists “translate” vital new information from one field of study in another. Here’s a quote from the One...

Internal Balance and covid?

Internal Balance and covid?

Have you ever had an intuitive sense that your pet is sick, but your vet says that your pet is fine because the exam and tests are all normal. Regardless, you know that something's wrong. Pet parents know their companions better than anyone, and can sense the earliest...

mTor

mTor

 Significance of Signs, Symptoms, mTor, and Quality of Life By Jeff Feinman, VMD Used with permission of the Journal of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (JAHVMA) Article first appeared in Volume 56, Fall Issue, 2019Abbreviations BEAM - Behavior,...

Longevity, Vital Capacity, Pranayama, and the Exposotype

Longevity, Vital Capacity, Pranayama, and the Exposotype

By Jeff Feinman, VMD Used with permission of the Journal of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (JAHVMA).Article first appeared in Volume 58, Spring Issue, 2020 Abbreviations   ME/CFS - Myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome QOL...

Give Reiki A Chance?

Give Reiki A Chance?

How would you like to be able to help restore balance in your pets' bodies in a free and 100% safe way? That's what Reiki can do. It is a form of medicine that uses your own healing energy and intention guided by the unknown spirit of nature that is all around us....

Cancer prevention – watch those symptoms

Cancer prevention – watch those symptoms

Focus on life, not cancer This post is a part of the ebook that accompanied a Cancer Series at our Holistic Actions! Academy. The ebook was written to help all pet parents, regardless of medical background, reduce the risk of cancer in pets. Basically - cancer...

Discovery of Vitality, Balance and Homeopathy

Discovery of Vitality, Balance and Homeopathy

Graduating from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in 1980 at age 30, I was not thinking at all holistically. I had done a two-day animal acupuncture class with the original U.S. founders of IVAS (International Veterinary Acupuncture Society),...

The Benefit of Vaccinating

The Benefit of Vaccinating

This article has been adapted from the introduction to the Holistic Actions! vaccinosis webinar ebook. If you’d like to be notified the next time we have a webinar about vaccination or when the vaccinosis course is released, please sign up below. There's only one...

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