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8
Aug

Real Texas BBQ

One of our new favorite haunts as we are finding our way around the area is The Prairie House Restaurant in Crossroads, TX.  Bring a big appetite because this authentic Texas BBQ is not lacking on portion size or taste.

We recommend you start off with an order of deep fried Texas sized pickle spears followed by the BBQ chicken.  If chicken isn’t your thing, Read more »

8
Aug

Help your dog have superior gastrintestinal health

One of the top 10 reason pets need to see their veterinarian is bowel/stomach issues.  There are several things you as a pet owner can do to help your pet have proper gastrointestinal health.  A great way to support the GI system is with Read more »

4
Aug

All Star Equine has arrived!

Our move to Texas is complete!  The last of our office equipment will show up tomorrow morning.  Although it is tough to get acclimated to the heat, DePaolo Equine Concepts is ready and open for business!  All Star Equine, Dr. DePaolo’s ambulatory practice, is also open for scheduling.  Dr. DePaolo has been practicing equine chiropractic care for over a decade and he is ready to share his knowledge and passion with other equine enthusiasts in Horse Country USA! Read more »

4
Aug

Acupuncture for the performance horse

Acupuncture increases the release of natural painkillers such as endorphins, serotonin, and other neurotransmitters.  There are several ways to stimulate the points including the use of dry needles, aquapuncture (usually an injection of Vitamin B12), moxabustion (adding heat using  an herb), electroacupuncture (stimulation using comfortable electrical pulses), hemoacupuncture (injecting the patients own blood), and laser stimulation.  Read more »

4
Aug

Modern jewelry with a Western twist

Fresh out of the gate and already making waves, Ceek jewelry (pronounced ‘seek’) has the sort of staying power rarely seen by a line that’s less than a year old. But Carter Ellingson and Esther Kim’s SoCal-based label has a unique spin on vintage and bohemian-inspired jewelry that’s truly lust worthy. From a spiked turquoise bib necklace to small stone sideways crosses to oversized slab stone rings, they’ve managed to give western-looking pieces a coolly modern—and very bold—update. The designs have been featured in Real Simple, InStyle, Lucky, Brides Magazine and have already been spotted on dozens of fashion blogs. 

Now’s your chance to land some of the first pieces ever designed by these up-and-comers FOR FREE! Read more »

2
Aug

Simple vaccine guidelines for dogs and cats

Similar to the vaccination protocol in horses, most vets recommend vaccinating at least once a year for several different vaccines.  This can have an irreversible detrimental effect on your family pet.  Below are a few quick guidelines to keeping your animals healthy and only vaccinating when necessary. Read more »