Holistic Pet Care in DeRidder, LA
Holistic therapies are those that promote the body’s healing of itself through procedures that stimulate physiological changes in your pet’s body. They are widely used as complementary therapies to conventional medicine to help increase your pet’s response to treatment. Our veterinarian, Dr. Lacey, is a Mixed Animal Certified Acupuncturist and also has extensive training in other traditional Chinese medicine modalities including herbal medicine.
These services are only available at our DeRidder, LA, location, Hayes Veterinary Hospital.
Chinese herbal medicine, or herbal therapy, is the use of plants in their full, concentrated forms, to help treat disease. It is commonly used increase your pet’s benefits. Dr. Lacey has specific training in herbal medicine and will recommend certain supplements depending on your pet’s condition and health. Herbal therapies can be useful in treating:
- Gastrointestinal problems
- Hormonal disorders
- Liver or kidney disease
- Skin conditions
- And more