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Holistic Pet Care Elgin IL

Holistic pet care overview Holistic pet care can come in a variety of forms: A Siamese cat receives a prescription you might not expect for a life-threatening digestive disorder – acupuncture and nutritional counseling. An arthritic boxer regains his range of motion with underwater therapy and chiropractic care. Sound a little far-fetched? Before you raise a skeptical eyebrow, consider the story...

South Town Animal Hospital
(847) 586-0204
1944 Gyorr Ave
South Elgin, IL
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Flea Control, Animal Microchipping, Declawing, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary House Calls, Veterinary Surgery, Veterinary Vaccinations

Animal Care Clinic of Randall Pointe
(847) 305-5121
477 Briargate Drive
South Elgin, IL
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Boarding, Animal Daycare, Animal Flea Control, Animal Grooming, Animal Microchipping, Bird Vet, Declawing, Emergency Veterinary Clinic, Exotic Animal Vet, Reptile Vet, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary House Calls, Veterinary Surgery

Animal House Veterinary Hospital
(630) 345-3574
2079 Route 38
St Charles, IL
Promotion
Call us today to schedule an appointment for your pet!
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Boarding, Animal Daycare, Animal Flea Control, Animal Grooming, Animal Microchipping, Declawing, Holistic Veterinary Medicine, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary House Calls, Veterinary Medical Specialties, Veterinary Surgery

All Paws Veterinary Clinic
(847) 906-3820
1324 Ryan Pkwy
Algonquin, IL
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Flea Control, Animal Microchipping, Declawing, Exotic Animal Vet, Holistic Veterinary Medicine, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary House Calls, Veterinary Surgery, Veterinary Vaccinations

Schaumburg Veterinary Hospital
(847) 720-9897
1614 W Wise Road
Schaumburg, IL
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Sunday 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Services
Animal Boarding, Animal Daycare, Animal Flea Control, Animal Microchipping, Declawing, Emergency Veterinary Clinic, Exotic Animal Vet, Holistic Veterinary Medicine, Reptile Vet, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Docking, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary Medical Specialties, Veterinary Surgery

Cleveland Veterinary Clinic
(847) 893-9884
400 N Mclean Blvd
South Elgin, IL
Promotion
March Special!
Board 4 nights with us and receive the 5th night free.

Dogs: $23-$30 per night.
Cats: $20.50 per night.

We have separate rooms for cats, small dogs and large dogs. Each cat has their own condo with different ledges and t
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Boarding, Animal Daycare, Animal Flea Control, Animal Grooming, Animal Microchipping, Declawing, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary House Calls, Veterinary Medical Specialties, Veterinary Surgery, Veterinary Vaccinations

St Charles Veterinary Clinic
(630) 345-3566
530 Dunham Rd
St Charles, IL
Promotion
Call to schedule a tour of our beautiful facility!
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Flea Control, Animal Microchipping, Bird Vet, Declawing, Emergency Veterinary Clinic, Exotic Animal Vet, Reptile Vet, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary Surgery

Heartland Animal Hospital
(630) 923-5788
1051 W Stearns Rd
Bartlett, IL
Promotion
Call today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Flea Control, Animal Microchipping, Declawing, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary House Calls, Veterinary Medical Specialties, Veterinary Surgery

Animal Care Clinic
(847) 701-5826
230 Stonegate Road
Algonquin, IL
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Services
Animal Boarding, Animal Daycare, Animal Flea Control, Animal Grooming, Animal Microchipping, Bird Vet, Declawing, Emergency Veterinary Clinic, Exotic Animal Vet, Reptile Vet, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary House Calls, Veterinary Surgery

Valley Animal Hospital
(630) 447-0732
810 E State St
Geneva, IL
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Microchipping, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Euthanasia, Veterinary Surgery

Holistic Pet Care Overview

By Kim Nagy for WebVet

Holistic pet care can come in a variety of forms: A Siamese cat receives a prescription you might not expect for a life-threatening digestive disorder – acupuncture and nutritional counseling.

An arthritic boxer regains his range of motion with underwater therapy and chiropractic care.

Sound a little far-fetched?

Before you raise a skeptical eyebrow, consider the story of Stone, a three-year-old Siamese who was diagnosed with severe megacolon (not uncommon in cats) as well as irritable bowel disorder.

Stone’s desperate owners approached holistic veterinarian Barbara Royal, based in Chicago at the Royal Treatment Veterinary Spa, as a last resort because after nine months of medication and regular enemas, the cat’s condition had not improved at all.

Royal quickly prescribed acupuncture. “I had to chase this particular cat around the room – I used a blow dart method of acupuncture around Stone’s digestive tract and liver. Acupuncture on the run!” Royal said. But, months later, after several acupuncture sessions, Stone was off all medications and eating (and pooping) normally. The now healthy Stone now comes in every eight weeks for a digestive “tune up.”

Looking for alternatives

Royal admits she was initially skeptical about holistic care methods for pets. Early in her practice, however, she was confronted with the limitations of traditional medicine while working with greyhounds, a b...

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Opinion Corner
Pet Owners in Illinois shared their opinions about Pet Owner Survey
Do you own any pets?
Yes: 81%
No: 18%
What type(s) of pet(s) do you own? (Select all that apply)
Dog: 69%
Cat: 45%
Bird: 14%
Small pet (e.g. rabbit, hamster, ferret): 4%
Exotic pet (snake, lizard): 7%
Fish: 16%
Horse: 0%
Pig: 0%
Other farm animal: 2%
Other: 2%
What types of pet information do you most frequently seek out on the Internet? (Select all that apply)
Health-related symptoms (vomiting, diarrhea, limping, etc.): 47%
In-depth information about your pet's health (allergies, ticks and fleas, nutrition, etc.): 40%
Cute pet pictures or funny videos: 40%
Pets in the News (hero stories, photo contests, etc.): 33%
Breed information or place to adopt a pet: 30%
Finding a vet for your pet: 14%
Alerts (pet food recalls, seasonal alerts, etc.): 26%
Other: 4%
How important is it that the medical/health-related content you find is veterinarian-approved?
Not at all important: 4%
Not that important: 0%
Neutral: 33%
Important: 33%
Very important: 28%
Source: Survey.com
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