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The Highland Life and Turkish Kangal

A Traditional Culture  In Turkey, Black Sea region is known for its dark sea, fish, balmy weather, enriched farmlands, hazelnut, honey, Laz people’s jokes, and most importantly, the lush plateaus. The sea, the land, along with the weather, have cultivated the ways of living, especially for people who live in the small villages surrounding [...]

Billy and Turmeric

Remember Billy, the 10 year-old Lab mixed who suffered from joint pain but unable to continue the conventional nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications because of his liver and kidneys conditions? Even though a newer, potentially milder version of NSAIDs was offered, combining with pain medications, Billy’s owners opted for more natural alternatives. After consulting with a holistic veterinarian, [...]

Dr. Chen’s Vlog #1

Acupuncture is one of the most magical and intriguing modalities that Traditional Chinese Medicine offers. Both Dr. Chen and Dr. Chiu practice Integrative Veterinary Medicine that combines conventional medicine and Eastern medicine. Do you know that acupuncture has been applied to animals for thousands of years as well? It was first utilized to treat lame [...]

Weekend Getaway with Two Kittens and One Dog

The Kittens After losing our 19-year-and-11 month-old cat, my partner/husband-to-be  and I started fostering shelter animals, as well as pet sitting for friends. Giving unconditional but not completely committal love seems to be helping us cope with the void of loss, the ache of grief. We are currently hosting two kittens from WLA Shelter, as [...]

Diamond and Jennifer

Jennifer When I first met Jennifer, I immediately developed a sense of closeness to her. Not only because she is beautiful, personable, passionate, but more importantly, her genuine love and kindness towards dogs are so raw and so tangible. The love and care should be mandatory, considering the fact that she is the founder of [...]

Because of Billys

Billy is a 10 year-old male neutered Labrador Retriever mixed, who has been loved and well taken care of by his wonderful family. However, for the past few months, they have noticed that Billy seems to “slow down” a little bit. It takes him longer to get up from his bed in the morning, he [...]

Happy New Year of the Dog!

Happy February! Hope everyone has a good start with a wonderful and energizing, fresh January of this newly arrived 2018. Being good Taiwanese Americans who are well immersed in traditional Chinese culture, Helen and Lily want to remind you that the Chinese New Year is around the corner, and this coming “New Year” will be [...]

Retreat, reflect

The core of Vetcreations has always been about creating wellness and finding happiness, and we want to apply that to not only the beloved pets, but also the caretakers. We are well aware that everything begins with ourselves, and our humanity. We have to stand strong first in order to carry the big rule of [...]

Our first workshop

The first Vetcreations workshop was a great success! We had a fun and awesome crowd, spent a wonderful afternoon talking about food, making food, and of course, eating food! With the modern busy lifestyles, the therapeutic power of both eating nutritious food and taking the [...]