Updated: Feb 5
I know you've been there. You're dog is in pain, you can tell without a doubt, but you don't want to give him medication that has the potential for lots of side effects.
You know deep down that the medication your vet will give you can cause long term problems, side effects, even toxicity and permanent damage. Why trade one problem for another one, which could be potentially worse!
Well I'm here to tell you that there's another way.
There are actually quite a few very effective natural remedies that you can use, which have little to no side effects, and will help Rover feel like romping once more.
If you want to try an herbal remedy, why not give one of these a shot:
Saint John's wort
If homeopathy is something you want to try, here are some options:
And last, but definitely not least, is CBD oil! Quite powerful and one of the most effective natural treatments for pain.
If you want to read more about my favorite herb for pain relief and inflammation, Yucca, you can read my blog post about it, which also offers dosage advice --> Absolutely the best natural anti-inflammatory herb for dogs!
And you can grab a copy of my FREE pain checklist, with a listing of all the subtle signs of pain in dogs, so that you never have to wonder if your dog is in pain again! Grab your free checklist here: Pain Checklist
I hope that this gives you some ideas of different natural remedies to try, to help Fido stay happy, healthy and side effect free!