Natural Products That Can Help With Common Conditions In Dogs
If your dog suffers from one of the common conditions below there are some natural products that can help. Should your dog develop any health issues you should always consult your vet before trying any products. Take your dog to the vet so that their condition can be assessed. Some minor issues can be helped by using natural products.
Natural remedies have been used for humans and animals for thousands of years. When all people had was the natural environment they had to find natural products to improve their health.
There are plenty of books on using natural and herbal remedies for health conditions and some that have been specifically written for animals. Herbs For Pets by Mary Wulff-Tilford and Gregory L Tilford is a fantastic book if you want to learn about herbal remedies for your dog. You can get it on
Herbal and natural remedies can be used as well as standard veterinary treatment. They can help to make your dog more comfortable and reduce symptoms for some health issues. Here are some common health conditions found in dogs and some suggestions for natural remedies.
Dry skin - vitamin E
Digestion, anxiety and skin irritations - Chamomile
Itchy skin - oatmeal, aloe vera
Fleas - lemon and vinegar repels fleas
Constipation - spinach, pumpkin or peas
Bad breath - mint, lime juice, carrots
Arthritis/joint pain - fish oil, Omega 3, Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate supplements
There are so many natural products you can use to help your dog (). It’s impossible to mention them all here. It’s worth speaking to a specialist if your dog is suffering from a specific problem so that you can get the appropriate advice and treatment.