Diebetes Mellitus and the Dog


Diabetes mellitus (DM) in the dog. What the heck is it. DM in the dog happens arises when the pancreas gland does not produce enough insulin which is the hormone that allows many tissues of the body to utilize blood sugar. As insulin levels fall the blood sugar becomes elevated which leads to a myriad of side effects.

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Dr. Tim’s Sponsoring NAFA Flyball National Championships 2016


Ever heard of Flyball? It is quite a sport that teams of dogs compete in and Dr. Tim’s is actually sponsoring the NAFA (North American Flyball Association) National Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana this year to be held October 7-9th.

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Corn Cobs are not meant for Dogs


Corn cobs can be a serious threat to the health of your dog when eaten. Let’s learn why.

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Glacier-the new food on the block


Soon, Glacier will be available across the country. Currently available in Alaska.

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Diabetes and the Cat

Diabetes in the cat, something we see all too frequently at the hospital. Can we get ahead of this disease? Yes, we can-it’s all about the weight.

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Blastomycosis and your pet


Blastomycosis is a fungal disease that we see about once a month here in Marquette, Michigan and early detection is the key to beating this dreaded disease. Let’s learn a bit about it.

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Urinary Incontinence and the Dog


What is urinary incontinence mean for a dog? We see this at the hospital regularly, primarily in older female dogs that are leaving wet spots all over the house where they slept. Let’s learn.

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Toxoplasmosis and the pregnant human


Toxoplasmosis is an infection you can get from a microscopic parasite called Toxoplasma gondii. Although the infection generally causes a mild, symptomless illness in people with healthy immune systems, it’s risky during pregnancy because the parasite may infect the placenta and your unborn baby.

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Dr. Tim’s Donates all food used at Local Humane Society for Another Two Years


Dr. Tim’s renews it commitment to local animal shelter. From the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter; “UPAWS, the Marquette, Michigan area animal shelter, would like to extend a HUGE heartfelt thank you to Dr. Tim Hunt and his company, Dr. Tim’s All Natural Pet Food. Dr. Hunt recently renewed his commitment to donate his food for all the UPAWS pets for another 2 years!!! Isn’t that amazing?!”

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An Undefeated Sprint Racing Season for the Partow’s in Alaska


A great note from a loyal Momentum fed race team in Alaska; “Leaders Frick and Driver showing off some of their stuff from this year! Once again a huge Thank You to Dr Tim’s Momentum for fueling these athletes to a 14 race undefeated full season. Based on Dr. Tim Hunt’s recommendations we kept our diet simple: dog food, meat and probiotics. The results talk about the rest. None of the usual stress or gastric challenges. In over 20 years of sprint racing we had never achieved these type of consistency and speed! 22 mph average on 8 miles! Freaky …

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