Coconut Oil Benefits for Dogs

Coconut oil has many benefits for dogs for both internal and external use.Coconut oil benefits for dogs

I do not feed the boyz (Italian Greyhounds ranging from 10-20 pounds each) more than 1 teaspoon a day.  I do have one that is quite a picky lil guy and he doesn’t care for it unless it is mixed with something else.

You can add coconut oil as a supplement in their food bowl, they can lick it right from the spoon or you can get creative with recipes and put it in a kong.

Internal benefits of coconut oil for dogs:

  • Antioxidant properties
  • Anti-viral properties
  • Anti-biotic properties
  • Anti-fungal properties
  • Potential aid with parasite infections
  • Digestion improvement
  • Weight loss aid
  • Immune system support

External benefits of coconut oil for dogs:

  • Heals wounds quicker
  • Fur deodorizer
  • Coat & skin health

 

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