Natural Dog Remedies

 

scratchy!There is no need to treat your dog with with dangerous chemicals or medicines for many common dog health issues. Instead try natural remedies that are safe for your dog and household members who interact with your dog. There are natural remedies for bad doggie breath, skin irritations, fleas, ear infections, and digestive problems.

Dog Bad Breath Remedy

GreeniesVets recommend that you brush your dog's teeth on a regular basis. Hard foods and dental chews will help your dog naturally scrape off the plaque buildup that can cause bad doggie breath. You can also try some natural dental chews like Greenies dental chew treats inbetween dental cleanings at the vet.

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Dog Skin Irritation Remedy

Pet naturals skin and coatDogs can exhibit skin irritations when they have an allergy to everyday substances. Some allergies may be treated with omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acid supplements. Try Pet Naturals Skin and Coat for Dogs. It contains 14 ingredients to support skin health and coat comfort. Pet Naturals contains omega 3, omega 6, Vitamin E, and a healthy veggie blend to provide nutrients important to skin health.

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Natural Flea Remedy

Herbal Defense OilThere are many topical sprays or shampoos for killing or repelling fleas. The problem for our pets is that these remedies often contain toxic chemicals. There are safer essential oil non chemical remedies available. Try Herbal Defense Oil for flea control on dogs. You can apply some on your dog's collar and add a bit to a spray bottle with water to mist your dog's coat. Comb it in with a flea comb to spread it throughout your dog's coat.

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Natural Ear Infection Remedy

Vets Best Does your dog suffer from itchy ears or ear infections? Try an ear wash with natural ingredients. Vet's Best Ear Relief Wash and Dry was developed for dogs with no stinging alcohol. Contains clove oil yucca and tea trea oil to minimize discomfort. Good for ears that smell, appear red, raw, or sore. Clears out wax buildup and smells nice too!

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Natural Digestive Remedy

ProbioticIs your dog having digestive problems, soft stools, or diarrhea? Often the prescription is antibiotics. Some dogs can't tolerate antibiotics well and may begin suffering from allergies to foods, flea treatments and more. Try Animal Essentials Plant Enzymes and Probiotics. This remedy helps your dog's digestion system break down fats, carbohydrates and protein while replenishing beneficial bacteria.

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Interesting Dog Facts:

80% of dog owners give their dog a present for holidays.

Dogs are mentioned in the bible.

Dog owners live longer and have less stress.

Small dog breeds live longer. Toy breed can live 15 years or more. Larger breeds average 8 - 12 years.

Cancer affects about 6 million dogs per year.

Border Collies can understand up to 200 human words.

About 60% of dogs who enter an an animal shelter are euthanized.

About 78 million dogs are owned in the United States.