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How To Use Herbs to Care for Pets | Herbal Academy | Learn about our newest Herbarium intensive, Herbs for Animals, and start using herbs to care for pets naturally!
  ON October 10,2019

How To Use Herbs to Care for Pets

Our pets, whether they’re domestic animals like cats and dogs, farm animals such as horses and chickens, or our reptile friends like lizards and snakes, are often a big part of our lives, and as responsible pet owners, caring for our animals is often a top priority in our lives. Caring for our animals is…

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The Beginner's Guide To Ashwagandha | Herbal Academy | Ashwagandha root is known by a number of names, and its usages are more plentiful than its aliases. Learn about using ashwagandha for wellness in this post.
  ON August 07,2019

The Beginner’s Guide To Ashwagandha

Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) root is known by a number of names, including Indian ginseng and winter cherry, and its usages are even more plentiful than its aliases.  Ashwagandha has become increasingly popular for its many applications as a tonifying (strengthening) herb and is one of the premier rasayanas, or rejuvenating herbs, in Ayurveda.  This cream-colored…

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3 Ways To Use Self Heal In Your Materia Medica | Herbal Academy | Self heal is an herb who's many wellness-supporting virtues have been forgotten. Here are 3 ways to add this traditional herb back into your materia medica.
  ON July 29,2019

3 Ways To Use Self Heal In Your Materia Medica

Although self heal (Prunella vulgaris) is an herb that commonly grows across the world and has been used traditionally for ages, its wellness-supporting virtues are often forgotten about in many modern herbal practices! Roughly 400 years ago, self heal was considered one of the top herbs in its class and was highly sought after by…

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Herbal Support for Canine Rabies Vaccination | Herbal Academy | Learn how you can look to nature to help support your pet’s body before and after the canine rabies vaccination with the aid of herbs.
  ON May 31,2019

Herbal Support for Canine Rabies Vaccination

Of all the diseases transmitted from wild animals to dogs, rabies is the most deadly. Our canine friends are the main transmitter of the rabies virus to humans (World Health Organization, n.d.). A dog has to have active rabies in order to be contagious and pass the virus through their saliva in order to infect…

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