Below are the top five essential oils you can keep on hand (or paw) for your dog! Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) A protecting oil that helps unblock things. Cedarwood Atlas or Himalaya (Cedrus Atlantica or deodara) Helichrysum (Helichrysum italicum) Lemon (Citrus limon) Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
It is antiseptic and repels fleas. Lavender oil doesn't taste good, so applying it to your dog's skin deters him from licking it. The most gentle of the essential oils, it is best unadulterated, so purchase a good quality brand. Mix 1 part lavender oil to 1 part water.
Clean cuts, abrasions, or wounds with skin-soothing herbal teas or an herb-
Here's your guide to using essential oils for dogs safely & affordably.. Helichrysum: Stop bleeding and help close wounds by rubbing it on the skin with a cotton .