IW Foundation Health Library:
Non-conventional and Complementary Medicine
Non-conventional (a.k.a., Alternative) and Complementary medicine is anything outside the scope of "conventional" medicine, including things like non-prescription supplements, scupuncture, chiropractic, and massage therapy. Sometimes things are replacements for the conventional alternative, and sometimes they are used in tandem. Your veterinarian should be made aware of any supplements you choose to use as some have an effect on the use of other medications or surgery.
- Alternative/Complementary Links from Hilary Jupp's website
- A Guide to Medicinal Herbs
- Honey in Wound Management
- Veterinary Acupuncture
- Animal Chiropractic
Links provided here provide Irish Wolfhound-specific, sighthound, and/or general canine information relevant to Irish Wolfhounds.
Disclaimer: The Irish Wolfhound Foundation provides the information on this website for the education of its readers. No information on this website should be used for veterinary medical purposes, diagnostically, therapeutically, or otherwise. Consult a veterinarian before attempting to medically treat your dog or changing your dog's medical treatment.
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