Forget the Vet! 7 Homemade Pet Remedies from Your Kitchen
Pets face all sorts of minor irritations and ailments. In many cases, the issue might not warrant a trip to the vet, but a home remedy might help. In others, home remedies can supplement veterinary care. This article covers 14 trusted home remedies for common pet ailments using items normally found in your kitchen. Of course, as with any medical concern, always check with your vet before using a home remedy. Among the items here are several that I regularly use with my own dogs. In particular, I give my dogs a spoonful of plain greek yogurt on their dinner to promote healthy digestion and to avoid problems with their sensitive stomachs. I have used pumpkin for digestion as well, and carrots are regular treats in our household. My corgi Ty takes fish oil and Vitamin E for bursitis and to promote healthy skin. My corgi Eve has a sensitive stomach and ginger snaps sometimes helps to soothe that. Click through for 7 homemade pet remedies from your kitchen! -By Carleen Coulter
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