Throughout this book, you will be guided by 20 canine professionals from around the country who reveal the stages and ailments dog experience. They provide remedies and solutions for his care. They share therapies, treatments and simple techniques for the senior dog that embrace both veterinary and holistic practices. Topics include, animal communication, senior dog nutrition, blood work, dental care, hydrotherapy, bodywork, massage, energy healing, chiropractic care, traditional veterianary Chinese medicine, essential oils, herbal remedies, laser therapy, homeopathy basics, quality of life assessment tools, pet home euthanasia, pet hospice and strategies for dealing with caregiver grief. Each author also includes their favorite resources for readers to find practitioners in their area and additional information. Your Dog's Golden Years delivers the answers and tools to help provide your senior dog with a longer, happier and healthier life. Do you know that: Yawning can be a sign of stress in your dog? Dogs handle pain differently than people do? At what age a dog becomes a senior? Tooth care is the #1 thing you can do to ensure a healthy life for your dog? When you should get your dog to a vet immediately? Raw potatoes, grapes, raisins, avocado, ice cream, lemons, tomatoes, onions, garlic, chocolate and artificial sweeteners are toxic not your dog s food friends? There is an array of holistic and alternative treatments and therapies that can relieve and extend your dogs life? Your Dog's Golden Years contains the accumulated knowledge of professionals who have dedicated their lives to the betterment of senior dogs and their care. Your senior dogs body and needs have changed as they have gotten older now is the time to take care of them unconditionally ... the way they have always taken care of you. You and your dog could not be in better hands!