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10 Aromatherapy Scents For Dogs

Dog noses are tens of thousands of times more sensitive to smells than our own, so it makes sense that they would definitely be affected by aromatherapy. But what scents are good to use for your dog? Below is a list compiled by Elyse Horvath, owner of Natural Paws that includes not only the psychological benefits but the physical as well. Remember to talk to your vet and/or certified dog trainer/behavior specialist when trying therapy for behavior or medical problems.

#1 – Lavender

Lavender is a pleasing scent that promotes calmness, reduces stress and nervousness and increases feelings of peace. It also helps with restless sleep, reduces headache symptoms, inhalant for coughs or colds. Anti-septic and anti-fungal if used topically. Improves immunity, blood circulation, and digestion. Repels mosquitoes.

Image source: doTerra.com
Image source: doTerra.com

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