When your dog is ill, it’s important to provide him with the proper care, and home remedies can help with that. Here are some basic home remedies that’ll make your furry friend feel a lot better when he’s sick.
Lukewarm chicken soup is as beneficial to dogs as it is for humans. Chicken soup with chicken breast, brown rice, and low sodium chicken stock will give him the energy and nutrition he needs to help fight off a cold or just feel better. Chicken soup will work to keep your dog hydrated, and his immune system up.
Dog’s need to stay hydrated to recover fully from an illness. They’ll need plenty of fluids. Make sure your dog is drinking plenty of water. They might be a little ignorant towards it at first but it is your responsibility to make sure that they’re drinking enough water.
Chamomile tea uses the natural disinfecting effects of the chamomile plant to settle upset doggy tummies. It is recommended for gas and anxiety. It alleviates minor skin irritations. A warm tea bag can also be used for soothing infected or irritated eyes. It’s very easy to make and works wonders for your dog’s upset health.
Mixing ¼ teaspoon ginger with ½ cup of chicken (or beef) broth and offering it to your pup is another home cure. Ginger is known to not only aid in digestive health but also to assist in a more effective bowel movement. The fats in the broth also help move things along.
The easiest remedy to indigestion. Milk is a canine laxative and is easily available everywhere. A small bowl relieves constipation within hours.