The Possible Canine
Devoted For Over 17 Years
The Possible Canine has been devoted to helping dog owners across the world manage a wide range of health conditions,with therapeutic diets and herbal protocols for every dog and condition.
Canine Nutritionist and Chartered Herbalist Catherine Lane offers comprehensive, individualized online consultations, as well as highly acclaimed online courses in both canine nutrition and herbalism for companion animals.
Cat Lane, Dip. CFN, Chartered Herbalist
Since 2002 I have worked with close to five thousand cases, averaging around 300 full service cases per year., an intensive diet and herbal consultation that involves the development of several recipes and herbal protocols with online support during transition, and follow up to ensure the protocols are successful. In addition I do online and in-person herbal consults of a more straightforward nature, which do not involve as much time as the intensive option, on average another 3-400 per year. This includes proactive diets for healthy adult dogs; growth and senior diets; specialized dietary care for conditions including but not limited to cancer, allergy, IBD, liver disease, kidney disease, uroliths (oxalate, urate and struvite stones) osteo-arthritis, various forms of heart disease, Cushing’s disease, Addison’s disease, diabetes, pancreatitis and obesity, as well as specialized diets for performance dogs.
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Courses covering the foundation of nutritional understanding. Basics of canine nutrition, recipe formulation, and evaluation of feeding types (raw, commercial, home cooked)
Courses are ongoing and can be started at any time.
In depth courses covering recipes, practical exercises, and detailed information covering common ailments that provide solid grounding in animal herbalism.
Courses are ongoing and can be started at anytime.
Online tutorials that run occasionally throughout the year. Courses cover canine dietary formulation, animal herbalism, and canine cancer.
Courses have various start times throughout the year.
Super Tutorial – Nutrition and Herbs for Common Canine Conditions
This comprehensive tutorial will span 6 months, and will cover herbal and dietary support for and prevention of common canine disorders.
While it will incorporate some of the material included in previous tutorials, the bulk of the notes and information will be new.
What I am aiming to provide in this “Super Tutorial” is a comprehensive overview of how herbs and diet work together, to prevent and manage a wide variety of canine health conditions. As with all my courses, we will evaluate both the science and the popular trends impartially. I draw on both formal training, decades of study and professional experience, to provide the most wide ranging and objective information, so you can be empowered to make the best decisions for your dogs.
The Possible Canine’s blog is unique in its depth of information regarding both nutrition and herbal medicine. The blog features foundational and advanced canine nutrition, recipes, herbs, and dietary strategies for all health conditions, prevention and maintenance in-depth herbal entries, including materia medica for dogs, herbal actions and energetics, home medicine making and more
Today I’d like to talk a bit about my Consultations, what they entail, what you as a client can expect and how the process works. After providing these services for close to two decades, I have had the opportunity to see what works best for my clients, and to that...read more
Today, I just wanted to share a few comments from participants in the fall session. I'm so proud that the Tutorial has met with this kind of response. 🙂 "Cat Lane's Home Prepared Canine Diet - An Online Tutorial provides a foundational understanding of what a...read more
I can truly say, this is back by popular demand. 🙂 I'm just going to repost what I shared originally, as the curriculum will be the same (but not the times! no evenings and no weekends). I'm thrilled by all the interest and overwhelmingly positive remarks form...read more
...dogs of any age can have them too, of course. I developed this cookie a few days ago, after seeing a recipe shared around, for "candycane" treats that used wheat flour, a bouillon cube and red food colouring - I mean, none of these are tragic, I dislike...read more
This is one of those "by request" posts - since the whole topic of energetics has been tossed around so much lately in the natural health world, and there is a bit of popular confusion, I hope to be able to help sort some of it out. Plus, it's a favorite topic of...read more
Chamomile (Matricaria recutita, Chamaemelum nobile) Family: Asteraceae Parts Used: Flowers, fresh or dried Actions: antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, relaxing nervine, carminative, stomachic, antiemetic, vulnerary, diaphoretic, mild antimicrobial, aromatic, bitter...read more
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