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Slippery elm syrup to treat kidney failure in cats

By Cat, June 2017 (Photo, right, by Cat) My cat Charlie has been showing signs of kidney trouble for a couple years: always thirsty; pees large volumes and frequently; licks my container of epsom salt; licks salty skin on my … Continue reading

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Mugwort Tea from Swan Valley Herbs

by Cat, May 25, 2017 (Image, right, from Wikimedia Commons) Swan Valley Herbs is an old-fashioned apothecary shop specializing in dried herbs, tinctures and salves, owned by Tom Tracey in Bigfork MT (1). I’ve been using their Mugwort Tea herbal … Continue reading

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