A tooth root abscess develops when bacteria enter the exposed root canal of the tooth If the protective tooth enamel is chipped exposing the underlying dentin or the pulp bacteria can gain access to the center of the tooth causing an infection A persistent infection can result in an abscess that may leak directly into the oral cavity or may leak out onto the skin Apr 10 2001To prepare the solution you need a jug of distilled water and a jar or bottle Using very clean utensils measure out the ingredients into the container in the following ratio: one part calendula tincture one part hypericum tincture and eight parts water

The Best Homemade Anti

Apr 03 2020How to Use Your Homemade Anti-Itch Spray for Dogs It's super simple – Take it out of the fridge and spray any affected area Rub it into the fur so it reaches the skin and don't forget the belly You can use it multiple times a day and spray your whole dog if you want taking care to avoid the eyes and nose of course

Dec 01 2011Calendula officinalis L known as calendula is a flower from the Asteraceae family has several medical properties including bactericidal antiseptic antiinflammatory and analgesic entities The petals and pollen contain triterpenoid esters (an anti-inflammatory property) and the carotenoids flavoxanthin and auroxanthin (an antioxidant property

Natural organic dog paw salve formulated to moisturize Organic Sunflower Oil Infused With Organic Calendula Plantain Elderberry Marshmallow Root Mullein and St John's Wort How to Use Directions: Massage into dog paw pads to soothe and soften dry dog paws and other rough spots Since dogs lick their paws this salve is safe for

Topical Uses of Calendula on Dogs Many dog parents know about the amazing healing properties of calendula but are unsure if they can use calendula on dogs as well The answer is Yes! - In fact calendula is a must-have remedy in our dog's first-aid kit as it can be used for all types of open wounds

Some of the more common names for marigold include calendula garden marigold gold bloom and holligold In pet food it is often found in the form of marigold extract Why is Marigold in Dog Food? Marigold is added to dog food due to its anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties It is also a source of antioxidants and can add flavor


Which brings me to calendula a k a the pot marigold which is usually listed as an edible plant But there is a subtle warning there "edible " is often rendered in quotes "Edible " as in bitter "Edible" as in a post-apocalyptic garnish for the cans of dog food So I'll pass

Sep 13 2011There is scarcity of material on the application of calendula as an anti-plaque and anti-gingivitis agent the only study found was the one done by Yusoff et al which reported that a calendula-containing mouthwash (plandula) was effective in reducing the PI score by 23 9% and the GI score by 62 3% during a 14-day study period

Aug 03 2020In open waters dogs also tire quickly A boating accident or lack of human attentiveness can put a dog at high risk for drowning Keep your dog safe in the water Take the time to find out if your dog can swim Maybe give him swimming lessons! Teach him how to locate and use a pool ramp to reduce his risk of drowning

Apr 25 2020Depending on the size of your dog adding a drop or two of oil of oregano in your dog's food may provide defence against bacterial viral and fungal infections candida water-borne illnesses and as a de-wormer Oil of oregano has also been used for giardia You can also add a drop of oil of oregano to your dog's toothpaste for good oral

Using Kava Kava for Dogs Kava kava may be used as a mild sedative to help a dog with anxiety-related issues such as separation anxiety or fear of loud noises such as fireworks and thunder Veterinarians also have used it as an anticonvulsant muscle relaxer painkiller and sleep aid

Oct 27 2013Kidney Disease In Dogs By Dr Jeanette (Jeannie) Thomason Whenever there is a problem with the kidneys (or bladder) it is a message or warning that means something is in the body that should not be there -- usually toxins The kidneys are like a filter they will filter freely for a long time and clog very slowly

Aug 03 2020In open waters dogs also tire quickly A boating accident or lack of human attentiveness can put a dog at high risk for drowning Keep your dog safe in the water Take the time to find out if your dog can swim Maybe give him swimming lessons! Teach him how to locate and use a pool ramp to reduce his risk of drowning

Standard First-Aid Kit for Dogs Find a sturdy bag or plastic box for your kit Remember this is just a guideline and since every dog is different be sure to consult with your vet Subscribe save today! Click here to subscribe to The Whole Dog Journal Calendula and hypericum are two common solutions

The Dog's Nose: How it Works and Skin Conditions

Jun 20 2013The dog's brain has a well-developed olfactory area which is dedicated to analyzing and interpreting odors The dog's olfactory area in the brain is forty times larger than the area in the human brain Dogs have an additional olfactory cavity called the vomeronasal organ which is also lined with olfactory epithelium

Jan 25 2018Why Dogs Mark Their Territory Dogs use their urine (and sometimes feces) to mark areas they consider to be theirs Marking their territory lets other dogs know that they are present Urine also signifies the reproductive status of the dog and their ranking Dogs who aren't fixed (spayed or neutered) are more likely to mark than those who are

Feb 20 2020Animal/In vitro data Triterpenoid-containing extracts of calendula have been investigated in chemically induced inflammation in mice 7 12 Calendula extracts alleviated signs of chronic conjunctivitis and other chronic ocular inflammatory conditions in rats19 the extracts also had a systemic anti-inflammatory effect A study of dogs with experimentally induced

Calendula soothes dog skin irritations while replenishing elasticity and promoting new skin tissue growth For cats we recommend to use calendula with some caution because the calendula flower does contain those small amounts of salicylic acid it can be potentially harmful to cats when used regularly

calendula – use dry or fresh calendula petals To get maximum of medicinal properties from the herb smaller pieces of the herb are better So bruise or grind the herbs in a mortar and pestle to help maximize the extraction process If you don't want to prepare your own calendula tincture you can buy one here