Essential Oils and Pets

What is an Essential Oil?

When we talk about essential oils, most people only think of lavender in a diffuser, or even the strong smell of patchouli from a dubious tarot card reader... Yet, they...

What is an Essential Oil?

When we talk about essential oils, most people only think of lavender in a diffuser, or even the strong smell of patchouli from a dubious tarot card reader... Yet, they...

What is a "chemotype"? (And why they are so imp...

Oh-oh, we're getting into chemistry class here! It's not my strong suit, I'll skip this section!Wait! It's not that complex and it's essential (badum-tss!) for choosing the right oil for...

What is a "chemotype"? (And why they are so imp...

Oh-oh, we're getting into chemistry class here! It's not my strong suit, I'll skip this section!Wait! It's not that complex and it's essential (badum-tss!) for choosing the right oil for...

How to choose an Essential Oil?

This is the most difficult part!What we wish to have is the most information possible about the bottle (or an attached sheet). Price should not be relied upon as a...

How to choose an Essential Oil?

This is the most difficult part!What we wish to have is the most information possible about the bottle (or an attached sheet). Price should not be relied upon as a...

Using Essential Oils with Pets: the myths

Let's clarify some important details about essential oils and their use in animals! Myth #1: Essential oils are a gentle and safe medicine According to the definition of a gentle...

Using Essential Oils with Pets: the myths

Let's clarify some important details about essential oils and their use in animals! Myth #1: Essential oils are a gentle and safe medicine According to the definition of a gentle...

Essential Oils to Avoid

Here is a non-exhaustive list of oils regularly found and whose use is not recommended in the presence of animals1: Garlic (Allium sativum) Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis): often soy oil...

Essential Oils to Avoid

Here is a non-exhaustive list of oils regularly found and whose use is not recommended in the presence of animals1: Garlic (Allium sativum) Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis): often soy oil...

Safe Oils

Here is a list of safe oils to use for diffusion in the presence of mammals (birds being more fragile, the diffusion of essential oils is not recommended without the...

Safe Oils

Here is a list of safe oils to use for diffusion in the presence of mammals (birds being more fragile, the diffusion of essential oils is not recommended without the...