This aromatherapy recipe is effective for calming dogs who have separation anxiety, noise anxiety, or fear of new places, people, or things.
- 1/2 oz. (15 ml) base oil (e.g. olive oil, sweet almond oil, jojoba oil)
- 3 drops Valerian
- 3 drops Lavender
- 2 drops Clary Sage
- 2 drops Sweet Marjoram
Use this blend topically on your dog. Rub 2 to 3 drops of the essential oil blend between your hands and apply it on the edge of your dog’s ears, between the toes, on his inner thighs, or on his “armpits”.
This recipe comes from the Animals 101 booklet, compiled by Life Science Publishers. For more great pet recipes like this one, please visit https://www.discoverlsp.com/animals-101-book.html.