Integrative Pet Vet column: Marshmallow root herb for dogs and cats

Marshmallow root (Althaea officinalis) has been used for thousands of years for health care. Its medicinal use was first recorded in the 9th century BC. The scientific name is derived…

Getting to the root of overworked and burned-out veterinary practices

Veterinarians have a hard time. For many, the dream job of caring for animals is becoming less and less of a dream. Many veterinarians feel that they are working more…

Saving the donkeys — a sanctuary takes root in Mendocino County – Fort Bragg Advocate-News

Ron King had a plan. King had recently retired from his 20-year career and ran a stable of mastheads that included InStyle, Essence and Sunset magazines. His good friend, prominent…