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Homeopathy for Animal Health

Homeopathy for Animal Health

Homeopathy is viewed with a degree of cynicism in some sectors of animal husbandry, but is practised mainly by keepers intent on high standards of welfare. Heidi M. Sands, herself a convert, investigates: See Also: https://homefarmer.co.uk/natural-medicines/ https://homefarmer.co.uk/old-cures-for-poultry-ailments/ https://homefarmer.co.uk/call-to-end-routine-farm-antibiotic-use/   Homeopathy is widely regarded as an alternative form of medicine understood to have been recognised and […]

How to make Fishy Dog Treats

How to make Fishy Dog Treats

Daniel Hughes recipe for making your own dog treats is simple to do and store for 2 months in a sealed container or you can freeze them for up to 4 months. See Also: Tuna Dog Treats Turkey Dog Treats Home Made Dog Treats   Ingredients 150g rolled oats 125g cornflour 40g rye flour 2 […]

By February 20, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
The Signs and Symptoms of Acorn Poisoning

The Signs and Symptoms of Acorn Poisoning

The RSPCA is urging farmers, smallholders and dog owners to be aware of the signs and symptoms of acorn poisoning. They tend to fall from oak trees between September and November, and are an important source of food for many birds and some mammals, such as squirrels, but for many animals ‒ including pets and […]

By November 12, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Turkey Dog Treats

Turkey Dog Treats

The porridge oats soak up the juice and fat and create the meatloaf. It cuts up as a solid chunk. See also: Tuna Dog Treats Home-made Dog Treats Business Start-up Case Study   INGREDIENTS 450g pure turkey mince 100g  porridge oats 1 egg A generous pinch of Parmesan METHOD 1           Preheat the oven to 180°C […]

By August 14, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Tuna Dog Treats

Tuna Dog Treats

Dogs just love ’em! Instead of a bone shape you could roll out and cut into squares or any shape will do – the dog won’t mind! See also: Home-made Dog Treats Turkey Dog Treats Business Start up case study   INGREDIENTS 2 x 180g cans of tuna in water (not oil!). Do not drain […]

By August 14, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Companion Animals on the Home Farm

Companion Animals on the Home Farm

Heidi M. Sands considers the role and benefit of a group of unique animals whose companionship can greatly improve our own quality of life The dictionary definition for the words ‘companion animal’ is an animal kept primarily for company or protection. Usually known as pets, these are animals that provide benefits to their owners, or […]

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