The Benefits of Lavender for Dogs

You may have heard about the calming or other natural benefits lavender can have on humans before but have you ever heard about it's benefits to pets?

In addition to its lovely aroma, lavender has been shown to also have many health-benefiting properties.

Calming Benefits

Lavender has been shown to have calming effects on the central nervous system. This can be helpful for a dog who is anxious or nervous during travel or other stressful events like thunderstorms, bathtime, or fireworks. 

Healing Benefits

When applied topically, lavender oil has been shown to soothe itchy or irritated skin and help in treating hotspots. There are several sprays and shampoos available today for pet owners that include lavender as an ingredient. 

How to Start Giving Your Dog Lavender

Want to start giving your dog lavender to help improve their health or anxiety? We've made it easy! Maxwell's Pet Market is now offering an all-natural chew stick that is made with lavender and other beneficial ingredients to promote your dog's health! Take a look and order online today at

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