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5 Natural DIY Flea Busting Tricks for Dogs by www.thesoftlanding.com

5 All Natural DIY Flea Busting Tricks for Your Dog

I was working away with my mini dachshund nestled on my shoulders the other day when a flea hopped onto my arm – ewwww! It’s been a long time since we last had fleas, so I couldn’t remember how to eradicate the little buggers without bombing the whole house.  So I did my thing and […]

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Non-toxic DIY Dog De-Skunk by thesoftlanding.com

Don’t Bother with Any Other Dog De-Skunking Method

It was 1:00a.m. when my oldest son, Kyle, came bursting through my bedroom door.  A feeling of panic began to settle in, while visions of horrible possibilities swarmed my sleepy mind.  Then I heard him yelling about a skunk emergency.  I never thought I’d be SO relieved to be dealing with such an obnoxious problem […]

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Is Diatomaceous Earth Safe for Pets

Is Diatomaceous Earth Safe for Pets?

Yes, food grade Diatomaceous Earth (DE) is completely safe for all types of animals. And I can vouch for that.  We’ve been using it on our dogs regularly for the last couple of years for flea and tick control with great success and no adverse effects. What is Diatomaceous Earth? Diatomaceous earth is a fine, talc-like […]

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How to Remove Pet Urine Odor Naturally by thesoftlanding.com

How to Remove Pet Urine Odor Naturally

Expert guest post by Jeff Voorhies, IICRC Certified Carpet Technician I know my wife’s all about reducing toxic chemicals in the home – and so am I.  But as a carpet cleaner, I don’t recommend using harsh commercial stain and odor removers for another reason too:  they’re the worst possible choice for the care of […]

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Wish you had access to a holistic doctor 24/7? These expert-recommended remedies to treat what ails you safely and naturally at home are the next best thing! So make room in your kitchen cupboard for these surprisingly effective and totally affordable recipes.