Kudos to Dr. Elsey’s Precious Cat Ultra Litter!

Peeing outside the litter box is the number one reason cats end up unwanted and in shelters.  Urinary tract infections are common in cat, so confirm there is not a medical problem.  Dr. Elsey’s Cat Litters are a favorite choice for both cat owners and cats alike…happy day! Today’s post is provided by guest blogger […]


Add Variety to Your Pet’s Diet

Day in and day out, most of us feed the same food to our pets. For the most part that is just fine, but I think it is easy to add some variety to your pet’s diet. Most people feed a dry kibble to their pets. In deciding which kibble to use, make sure it […]


Teaching Your Dogs Good Eating Habits

A dog with finicky eating habits can make life tough for their owner: How do you know what food to try next? Why isn’t Rover eating well? There was a recent post on Solid Gold Northland’s Facebook page from a woman who was experiencing that very problem with her dog. Her dog is a small […]

A Visit to Minneapolis Animal Care and Control

In a recent blog post I talked about The Importance of Licensing Your Pet. I had spent time with Minneapolis Animal Care and Control, MACC, and was astounded at the good deeds they provide for people and animals in the Minneapolis community. As promised, this second part of the post is talking about the programs […]

Anything is Possible

“Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail.” Charles F. Kettering, Inventor of over 140 patents and honorary doctorates from nearly 30 universities Often times as we set goals, we start to have new ideas and find that opportunities present themselves to us in a very quick way. By the way, when this […]

The Importance of Licensing Your Pet

I recently spent time with Minneapolis Animal Care and Control, MACC, and have been very impressed with the good things they are doing in the Minneapolis community. Their mission is ‘Working with residents to create safe and healthy communities for people and animals’ and it has become evident to me how they live up to their mission. […]

What’s Not To ‘Like’?

Did you know that Solid Gold Northland now has it’s own Facebook page? This is a place where you can join in conversation and find out more about holistic dog and cat foods which improve your pet’s overall health. But wait, there’s more. Besides being passionate about helping you get results through a holistic approach to pet […]

Those Who Win Are Those Who Think They Can

“Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.” Richard Bach, Best-selling author of Jonathon Livingston Seagull What we think about, what we keep in our mind is what we create and what will sooner or later show up in our lives. It doesn’t make a difference if it’s positive or negative, […]

High Achievers Have Larger Vision

“The greater danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” Michelangelo High achievers have larger visions, and that comes from setting goals. By having goals, by staying focused on the goals you will be amazed  at what you […]

Holistique Blendz Food for the Overweight Dog

What do you do when your dog is overweight? Just like humans, dogs can put on extra weight in the winter. Now that spring is in the air, you might be seeing overweight dogs as you’re getting out more and more. As an owner, it can be hard to notice if your dog has put […]