A little-known health benefit for dogs is apple cider vinegar and there’s a good reason for it. Apple cider vinegar is effective in eliminating pests, fighting disease, and curing many ailments in both dogs and humans.
Important nutrients vitamins and minerals
Did you know that a good natural product has more than thirty important nutrients, 6 vitamins, 12 minerals, essential acids and enzymes?
How to choose the best apple cider for your dog
The apple cider vinegar you buy is very important. It should contain 5 to 6 percent acetic acid and be a light golden-brown color. You should see sediment in the bottom of the bottle; it’s called “the mother.” For health benefits, it should be organic, unpasteurized, unprocessed, unfiltered naturally fermented apple cider vinegar. If you’ve never given apple cider vinegar a try, now might just be the time for you to give your dog this healthy supplement.
Benefits of apple cider vinegar for dogs
- Boosts the immune system
- Treats hot spots
- Relieves itching
- Reduces swelling and inflammation
- Purifies kidneys, liver and bladder
- Fights tooth decay
- Cures dandruff
- Balances PH level of body
- Revitalizes hair
- The potassium in it is essential to tissue repair
- Helps nails
- Helps allergies
- Fights candida (yeast) by balancing PH
- High cholesterol
- Muscle cramps
- Ear discharge
- Bladder problems
- Stiff joints
- Skin problems
- Fleas, ticks and other pests have an aversion to it and leave your pet alone.
How to feed your dog apple cider vinegar
You might have to build up gradually until your dog gets used to the taste of vinegar in his food. Give dogs 15 pounds and under 1 teaspoon in their food or water. Dogs over 15 pounds 1 tablespoon in their food or water.
How to use apple cider vinegar to help skin problems on dogs
For skin conditions: after bath pour vinegar over dog, rub in and soak for one minute, then rinse. For arthritis, joints and sore muscles, apply warm apple cider vinegar compress off and on for up to four hours. Use caution never to get apple cider vinegar into your dog’s eyes. We hope your dog enjoys the benefits of apple cider vinegar. Let us know how you use apple cider vinegar for your dog.