In the Media

The lastest Riverside Animal Clinic news and events.

Current Meds for Dog Nausea

When I was a kid I got a show dog. He was a beautiful German Shepherd, Huggie Bear. I couldn't wait to show him off at my 4H dog training program. Problem was.... he couldn't get there or anywhere else without vomiting in the car. We had to learn to take special...

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Your Pet on Pot

Don't worry, we've heard this one before! Someone got into the stash? If it's your pet and your stash was marijuana then you've got a veterinary emergency that needs immediate attention! With the legalization of marijuana coming soon to the region, it's important to...

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Do Dogs Show Empathy To Other Dogs?

You've probably seen dogs cuddle up together and take a nap. But have you ever wondered if their naps together could be the expression of a deeper type of connection? One that's almost human? The question of what dogs feel toward one another in the realm of empathy...

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Episode 6 Riverside Animal Clinic Radio

Toxoplasmosis causes severe mental health issues Stranded dog on hike shows signs of exercise intolerance Seizure disorders & holistic ways to treat them https://www.facebook.com/216thenet/videos/865836200478434/

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Riverside Animal Clinic Radio Episode 6

THIS IS RIVERSIDE ANIMAL CLINIC & HOLISTIC CENTER RADIO. I AM CRISTEN CARLSON HERE WITH DR JIM CARLSON, HOLISTIC VETERINARIAN AND OWNER OF RIVERSIDE ANIMAL CLINIC AND HOLISTIC CENTER.  DR CARLSON’S WORK CAN BE SEEN FAR AND WIDE THROUGHOUT THE INTERNET AS A...

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Janice Luttrell Response to Facebook Group Complaint

Janice Luttrell posted statements to the Facebook group Everything McHenry stating that her pet's conventional Heska allergy tests were a failure and she wanted her money back from the appointment 3.5 years ago in April 2016. I feel that I need to take some time...

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Dr. Jim Carlson for Petco.com

I know a lot of you shop at Petco and so do I. I was really excited to contribute to one of the recent stories on Petco's website. We've been busy all summer discussing the importance of year round flea and tick protection. The diseases from these bugs can infect...

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Best Cat CBD Oils

Best Cat CBD Oils

Photo by Cristen Carlson All CBD oils aren't created equally. CBD is the new and often effective trend in pet care. Catological.com had some questions about the emerging supplement and spoke to Dr. Jim Carlson, holistic veterinarian and owner of Riverside Animal...

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Aromatherapy for Pets with Dr. Jim Carlson

Considerations For Essential Oil Use at Home Dr. Jim Carlson, owner and holistic veterinarian at Riverside Animal Clinic & Holistic Center discussed his concerns and options when using essential oils around pets with the Northwest Indiana Times. Here's the story:...

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Dogs Empathizing with Dogs

Dr. Jim Carlson, owner of Riverside Animal Clinic & Holistic Center in McHenry, has some thoughts on your pet's ability to empathize with another. He was interviewed by lovinmypup.com! Find the article here:...

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