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BOOKS, ARTICLES AND DVDs BY CAROLINE D. LEVIN RN
|Living With Blind Dogs
A Resource Book and Training Guide for the Owners of Blind and Low-Vision Dogs
Includes causes of blindness, pack/behavior issues, training tips, new skills, negotiating the house, yard, and community, toys/games & more.
|Dogs, Diet and Disease
An Owner’s Guide to Diabetes Mellitus, Pancreatitis, Cushing’s Disease, and More
Examines autoimmune, endocrine, and digestive problems. Discusses treatments, including diet. An excellent resource for SARD-dog owners.
An Owner’s Guide to Living With and Without Seizures
Discusses seizure triggers such as diet, vaccines and chemicals; how to help dogs before and after; numerous treatments to reduce seizure activity.
|Blind Dog Stories
Tales of Triumph, Humor, and Heroism
Two-dozen short stories that provide encouragement to dog owners, demonstrate blind-dog quality of life, and celebrate the human-canine bond.
|New Skills for Blind Dogs
A Companion Film to Living With Blind Dogs
Discusses training theory and equipment. Demonstrates skills such as the Wait, the Go Slowly, and the Come when called; teaching dogs directional cues and avoiding obstacles on leash; managing steps and stairs. Includes footage from actual blind-dog training sessions.
|The Big Picture
How Modern-Day Life Affects Neuro-Immuno-Endocrine Function in Dogs
The Big Picture (an animated Powerpoint-style presentation) illustrates the profound links between the immune system, hormone production and brain/retinal activity. Levin goes on to illustrate the startling relationships between adrenal exhaustion, atypical Addison’s disease and atypical Cushing’s disease.
|Real Meals for Dogs
Practical Ways to Make Your Dog’s Food
An excellent resource for dog owners who want to switch their dogs to home-made meals, but who just aren’t sure how to get started. Demonstrates how to prepare and switch dogs to both cooked and fresh food diets. An excellent companion to Canine Epilepsy or Dogs, Diet, and Disease.