"In ancient times cats were worshipped as gods; they have not forgotten this."

- Terry Pratchett

"As every cat owner knows, nobody owns a cat."

- Ellen Perry Berkeley

Paraben and its derivatives are commonly found in pet shampoo to prolong shelf life, but they may cause allergic contact dermatitis in pets and human.

How much you should feed your pet depends on its age and activity level.  Daily feeding amount in food label only serves as a reference.

Ingredients in pet food should be high quality and highly digestible. Your pets cannot digest feathers, hide or hoofs (animal digest / by-products).

“If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.”

– Will Rogers

The first three ingredients are the most important in pet food. You can tell if the food is grain based or meat based.

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.”

– Anatole France

Complete and balanced pet food are those with added vitamins and minerals.  Those without are labeled as food for supplementary feeding only.

Dogs and cats most often develop allergies to the protein in meat and dairy products.  Hydrolysis is a method to break down protein molecules to prevent food allergies.

Some common house plants are poisonous to dogs and cats. If you see your pets chewing on the plants, it is better to remove the plants.

Chocolate is toxic to dogs because it contains a chemical called theobromine. The first signs of theobromine poisoning are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and increased urination.

“Animals are such agreeable friends—they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.”

– George Eliot

“The more I learn about people, the more I like my dog.”

─ Mark Twain

Brushing your dog's teeth at least 3 times a week is essential for good dental health.  Train your dog to accept teeth brushing early on. 

Digestive enzymes and probiotics can help maintain a healthy digestive tract and improve the absorption of nutrients.

Preservatives such as Ethoxyquin and BHA (butylated hydroxyanisole) are banned from human consumption. Avoid them in pet food as well.

Some nutrients are lost due to heat and high pressure in pet food production.  Vitamins and minerals are added to make the food complete and balanced.

Small breeds tend to live longer than larger breeds. Tiny and toy breeds only become "seniors" when they are around age 10.

Both flaxseed oil and fish oil provide omega-3 EFAs. However, the omega-3 EFA in flaxseed oil (ALA) is an inactive form and must be converted to EPA and DHA, the active forms of omega-3 EFA.

"In a cat's eye, all things belong to cats."

- Unknown

“A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.”

– Josh Billings

Pet food usually includes these essential nutrients: protein, fat, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, water.

The majority of essential oils are toxic to cats. All cats lack glucuronyl transferase, a liver enzyme, that helps to break down most essential oils.

Grapes, raisins and currants can cause kidney failure in dogs. Currently, it is not known why these fruits are toxic. Individual dogs have different sensitivities to these fruits.

Some low-quality cat litters contain crystalline silica dust.  Crystalline silica can may accumulate in your cat’s lungs, resulting in silicosis.

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.”

– Roger Caras

Freeze drying is a process that involves freezing the product, lowering pressure, then removing the ice by sublimation. In contrast, conventional drying uses heat to remove water.

Dogs scoot because of overly full anal glands. Adding fiber to your dog's diet can minimize the necessity of manual anal gland expression.

Wise Pet is a holistic pet shop selling only high quality natural pet products. We provide 5% discount on orders >$600*, 10% discount on orders over $1000* (*regular priced products only) and free delivery on orders over $400 for most part of HK (please refer to shipping policy). Delivery will be made in 2-4 business days.  Please refer to the discount page for more details. 

Buy any dry cat & dog food > $300 (unit price >$300 or multiple units of same product with subtotal >$300), get 30% off on treats of selected brands (LaMer, Prunus, Pet Greens, Grandma Lucy's, Polkadog), please use coupon code "treats" at checkout.  30% discount is limited to first 2 units of each treat (sku) only.  Offer valid until Dec 31, 2021 or while supplies last.

Aura Cacia Nurturing Sweet Almond

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EO-005    4 fl oz    HK$62.00

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Overview
Sweet Almond Oil is cold-pressed from the same almonds we eat. It is neutral in color and aroma and is economical. It is also good for all skin types, rich in protein and very soothing and lubricating on dry, irritated or itchy skin. Massage therapists like it because it provides just the right amount of glide.

Botanical Name: Prunus amygdalus dulcis

Ingredients: Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, D-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E Acetate)

Directions: Use as desired for massage or skin care. Store tightly in a cool, dry place.

Suggested Uses: Add one to three drops of essential oil to each teaspoon of sweet almond oil to create your own aromatherapy bath, moisturizing oil or premium massage oil. Excellent for bath and after-shower applications, and especially appropriate for dry-skin care.

Use as a massage, skin care or bath oil.

Product Notes: Softening, Nurturing, Protecting. A natural source of skin-nourshing fatty acids and lipids. Sweet Almond Oil has a rich, skin-nurturing consistency that provides a nice glide during massage.

Origin: United States

Plant Part: Kernel

CAUTION: FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
 

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