You Can Customize This Natural Dog Shampoo Recipe
Why customize your natural dog shampoo?
You know your dog best, does he suffer from itchy skin or chronic hot spots?
If so, you can add certain essential oils or herbs to help soothe and moisturize his skin so you have a happy dog!
Maybe her fur isn't as shiny as it once was. You can add jojoba oilto smooth her dry coat.
If you want to make homemade all-natural dog shampoo look no further. Here's a simple dog shampoo recipe.
Homemade Doggie Shampoo:
1 part Ivory or Dove liquid (clear) dishwashing soap
1 part water
1 part apple cider vinegar
1 part glycerine (you can buy it at the drugstore, and sometimes at the grocery. It comes in little plastic brown bottles.)
Don't worry about the vinegar, it acts as a deodorizer.
Mix all the ingredients together and pour into an empty plastic container.
You can use a cleaned out gallon milk bottle, empty soap bottle or another kind of container. Just make sure it's large enough to hold the amount you're going to make.
Label the bottle so you know what it is!
You can make
or a little.
You can add some essential oils to make your pet smell great.
A couple drops of rosemary essential oil
will smell great, lavender oil
will calm, and some chamomile tea will soothe dry and itchy skin. Just steep the tea, let it cool and add to the mixture. This is great for dogs with skin conditions.
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