Many herbs have medicinal value and
can be used to help your dog to overcome
a range of common ailments both safely
and effectively. It is hoped that
each herbal remedy in this list will
serve as a guide to greater vitality
and longevity for your dog.
No herbal remedy should be given on
a continuous basis.
A good rule for your dog is two weeks
on, one week off.
- Herbal remedy high in nutrients,
beneficial for over-acid conditions,
for stomach and digestive ailments,
as a blood purifier and as an appetite
stimulant. Alfalfa sprouts contain
phytoestrogens that help prevent osteoporosis,
cancer, and heart disease.
BURDOCK - Beneficial
for conditions such as arthritis,
skin disorders; this herbal remedy
is a powerful blood cleanser; helps
to promote perspiration, supports
the digestive system.
CHAMOMILE - Soothing
and calming herbal remedy; effective
for digestive weaknesses, colic and
irritable bowel conditions.
CLIVERS - Very soothing
anti-inflammatory herb for the urinary
system, a lymphatic stimulant. Not
recommended for diabetics.
DANDELION - One of
the best-known liver tonic herbs available,
it is beneficial as a kidney tonic
due to its gentle diuretic action;
poor digestive disturbances and poor
DEVILS CLAW - Anti-inflammatory
herbal remedy with analgesic properties
for the muscular & skeletal system.
Helps for arthritis and rheumatism.
Also known as an effective alternative
to 'butte' where tests have found
out it is an excellent pain reliever.
- An excellent herb for the eyes,
remedy for eye bath, and eye irritations;
internally it helps to relieve mucous
- A natural diuretic, thins mucus
in lungs and bronchial tubes, kills
germs, natural antibiotic and antifungal,
promotes good digestion, helps to
regulate liver and gallbladder. Garlic
suppresses yeast in the body.
HAWTHORN BERRY -
A herbal heart and circulatory remedy.
herbal remedy soothens the entire
digestive tract, beneficial for gastric
complaints as ulcers, colitis, bloat
and inflammation, helpful for the
MEADOWSWEET - This
is one of the best digestive herbal
remedies available. Contains anti-inflammatory,
pain-relieving compounds and can ease
nausea. Combines well with Marshmallow
for digestive disorders. It should
not be used for felines.
NETTLE - Herbal remedy beneficial for the
whole body, including skin disorders.
herbal remedy is an excellent digestive
tonic that helps to relieve flatulence,
stimulates poor appetite, eases nausea
and vomiting or colic.
LEAF -Traditional herbal
remedy used as a reproductive tonic
to strengthen and tone the uterus.
Helpful in the treatment of diarrhea
due to its astringent properties.
RED CLOVER - Powerful
herbal remedy and blood purifier especially
beneficial for skin disorders. Its
expectorant properties cure coughs
and bronchitis. This wonderful herb
has proven useful in removing tumors
ROSEHIPS - One of
the best natural sources of vitamin
C along with other minerals such as
copper and cobalt. It is a immune
system booster, and circulatory herbal
remedy for all.
VALERIAN - This is
one of the best nerviness available.
It is a gentle yet effective sedative
herbal remedy; helps nervous dogs.
YARROW - Externally
this herbal remedy heals wounds. Effective
in the treatment of fevers, helps
to lower blood pressure.
we can boost the immune system, then
we can help the body to heal itself,
not suppress it further with steroids
and strong drugs.