Hello there and Happy Friday!
You know we here at Big Rock Labradoodles are all about taking a holistic approach with everything we can regarding the long term health and wellness of our Wonderful Woofies! So, here are 9 home remedies that you can add to your arsenal today!
1. Dog Dandruff Shampoo STINKY Dog Shampoo Remedy for Dandruff.. or Botanical SELSUN Blue - 1 cup of green tea, - 2 tablespoons of castile soap - 10 drops lavender essential oil - 2 tablespoons of ACV Or SELSUN BLUE Botanical Shampoo ( has essential oils), both great for Yeast Leave on for 10 minutes, rinse well, at least once per week 2. STOP dog Coughing fast Suro Organic Elderberry Syrup Elderberry syrup, Pure Honey, Propolis and ACV Elderberry is a proven antiviral/anti-inflammatory, propolis ( from honeybees) is a great antibacterial/antiviral, Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) with acetic acid kills bacteria and decreases swelling, and the HONEY has extensive studies showing it to be more beneficial than all the OTC meds for cough. An easy safe, and effective option for cough Dose: ½ tsp./ 10lbs body weight
3. DMSO (Dimethyl Sulfoxide) DMSO - Discovered by a Russian Chemist in the 1800’s Contains Sulfur, allowing it to affect many cells.. great for arthritis, used in combination with Cannabidiol for Feline Urinary Tract Disease Rapidly penetrates skin, blood brain barrier, HOW to use: apply topically to a painful joint- it is odorless and tasteless, but wear gloves. This was used often in my veterinary practice as it brings other medications through the skin into the joint/body. Can apply a topical first (ie CBD) and then the DMSO
4. Natural Antibiotics Clip and cleaned wound using chlorhexidine (