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Owned and operated by Dr. Barbara Royal, DVM, The Royal Treatment Veterinary Center provides traditional veterinary services along with integrative medical care and rehabilitation, including underwater treadmill therapy, acupuncture, chiropractic, massage, herbal and nutritional consultation and chronic care.

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Journal Shows Importance of Complementary & Alternative Care

Posted on June 9, 2014

An article in The European Journal of Health Economics, Volume 13, Issue 6, December 2012 showed that patients whose General Practitioner knew additional complementary and alternative medicine modalities like acupuncture and homeopathy spent less on healthcare and lived longer!

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How Does Good & Bad Bacteria Affect Your Pet?

Posted on May 21, 2014

Dr. Barbara Royal joined Fox News Good Day Chicago team to talk about the way good and bad bacteria affect your pet's health and how to use natural and herbal remedies for illness.

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Bravo Food Recall – What You Need to Know

Posted on May 14, 2014

"Bravo is recalling select lots and product(s) of Bravo Pet Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.”~ Bravo Recall Notice

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Dealing With Pet Emergencies

Posted on May 13, 2014

Most of us have some kind of first aid kit at home or work for ourselves.  Today Dr. Royal talks about what items to keep in a first aid kit for your pets.

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Keynote Speaker Dr. Royal at Blackbird’s 2nd Annual Holistic Pet Festival! – Updated

Posted on May 8, 2014

On Saturday, May 17th, 2014 Dr. Barbara Royal will deliver the keynote speech at Blackbird's 2nd Annual Holistic Pet Festival located at Canal Port Park in Morris, IL.

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What to Think About Ahead of Your Pet’s Exam

Posted on May 6, 2014

It's annual exam season!  Dr. Royal talks about what to think about before your pet's next exam on Good Day Chicago.

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Protecting Your Pet Against Allergies

Posted on April 29, 2014

Allergy season is in full swing but it's not just us suffering - our furry friends are too!  Dr. Barbara Royal discusses a few ways to make our pets a little more comfortable this spring and summer.

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Micro-chipping Your Pet

Posted on April 15, 2014

This week on Fox News Chicago's "Our Pets" segment, Dr. Royal discusses the benefits and risks of micro-chipping your pet.

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Dr. Royal Offers Tips on Keeping Your Pet Fit

Posted on April 8, 2014

Now that spring is here it is time to help your pet shed that extra weight gained during the cold winter months with help from Dr. Barbara Royal.

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Pet Myths Debunked!

Posted on April 1, 2014

On this week's "Our Pets" segment, Dr. Barbara Royal tackles the five most common pet myths including, pet vaccinations, raw diets, and cancer treatments.

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