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Bryant (Sailor/Ego Green Boy)

2018-02-02T20:13:14+00:00

Bryant (Sailor/Ego Green Boy)Bryant was green boy from Sailor/Ego 5-8-2017 litter. We absolutely adore him and he couldn't be more precious. Thank you so much for everything, you are truly amazing people and we are so grateful for our new bundle of joy. He checked out perfect at the vet this week and growing like a weed. Top notch breeders that I brag about daily. Thank you!!

Bryant Sailor Ego Green Boy Wisteria Goldens English Cream Golden Retriever puppy update.

 

Bryant (Sailor/Ego Green Boy)

Bryant (Sailor/Ego Green Boy) 2018-02-02T20:13:14+00:00

Cats metabolize Essential Oils differently

2017-04-14T12:38:41+00:00

Cats metabolize Essential Oils differentlyWhen we are asked, “Are Essential Oils Safe for Cats?” We answer “Please use a Hydrosol because Cats metabolize Essential Oils differently.”

Since we started our ‘Essential Oils for Dogs' series we have been asked, by our Wisteria Goldens Families who also have cats, about this. We started investigating.

After doing some digging we discovered the online resources are conflicting, but one thing is consistent, Cats metabolize Essential Oils differently than dogs. When our research focused on that fact we discovered the potential risks. When essential oils are used with cats, without proper guidance, they can be harmful.

Are Essential Oils Safe for Cats?

Conclusion: Essential Oils can be harmful more often than not. Hydrosols (aromatic waters) are preferable to Essential Oils and safer for cats. Hydrosols are gentler and […]

Cats metabolize Essential Oils differently 2017-04-14T12:38:41+00:00

Cedarwood Essential Oil

2017-04-14T09:02:54+00:00

cedarwood essential oil. essential oils support dogs naturally series. Flea Treatment recips guide cedarwoodCedarwood Essential Oil is one of our updates to the Essential Oils Support Dogs Naturally series.

Flea Treatment Mist Recipe – Cedarwood Essential Oil

This treatment will repel live fleas. Use again in 7-10 days to ensure you have treated any new fleas which may have hatched.

You'll need

  • a glass (or BPA Free plastic) mist container
  • 1 quart distilled water
  • 3 drops Cedarwood Essential Oil

Next

  • Mix water and essential oil together gently.
  • Mist on your dog and brush gently to distribute evenly.
  • Mist on unwashable items

Keep in a dark cool place. Swirl to remix again each time you use it (the oil and water may separate).

After You Treat

Vacuum anywhere your […]

Cedarwood Essential Oil 2017-04-14T09:02:54+00:00

Harness Buying Guide

2017-03-28T08:54:55+00:00

Harness Buying GuideThis Harness Buying Guide will explore a few areas to consider when you are shopping for a dog harness. You’ll find Harness Styles, Sizing Variations, and recommended rating and reviews for online shopping.

IMPORTANT: Before you begin Leash and Harness use on a routine basis be sure to:

  1. Ensure proper fit,
  2. Socialize your pet with the harness (gradually increasing the time you spend wearing the harness) , and
  3. Use positive reinforcement practice/training so you are both familiar with the behaviors before the longer walk or exercise routine.

Harness Styles

There are a few styles to choose from. The most comfortable and safe choice for large breed dogs or puppies is a “No Pull” style.

  1. A halter will usually include straps around the top of the front legs and […]
Harness Buying Guide 2017-03-28T08:54:55+00:00

Serenity – Anxiety Support Diffuser

2017-03-23T18:00:07+00:00

Serenity - Anxiety Support DiffuserThis Restful Blend combines a select group of powerful, therapeutic quality essential oils to help calm and relax when stressful feelings arise. Serenity – Anxiety Support Diffuser provides the environment with a relaxing calming blend of essential oil essences.

Serenity – Anxiety Support Diffuser

  • Put three – five drops in your diffuser with distilled water.
  • Place the diffuser in the room where your dog's kennel is or the room your dog retreats to when feeling overwhelmed due to loud noises for example.

Find out more about how Essential Oils Support Dogs Naturally Essential Oils for Dogs

Explore Related Topics on our Blog

Serenity – Anxiety Support Diffuser 2017-03-23T18:00:07+00:00

Dog Walk Run Safety Guide

2017-03-21T10:58:44+00:00

dog walk run safety guide - SailorThis article will explore the basics of a Walk Run Safety routine. Warming up, distance, preparation, commands, and the leader's (you or your dog walker service) responsibilities. It is important to review the sections as they apply to your dog. If you have a dog walker/runner taking your dog for walks ask about these areas of care and how the service addresses each of them.

The safety of our pets is paramount. Health is important, exercise is part of a healthy pet's lifestyle, and large breed dogs normally will need more exercise than small breed dogs.

Dog Walk Run Safety — Running and Walking Warm Up

Dogs need exercise. Large breed dogs need to be walked routinely. When a dog is in top form […]

Dog Walk Run Safety Guide 2017-03-21T10:58:44+00:00

Kennel Spray Mist Recipe and Natural Cleaning DIY

2017-03-16T06:14:16+00:00

essential oils support dogs naturally purify kennel spray DIY Kennel Mist recipeDIY Kennel Spray Fresh Mist Recipe for removing odors and freshening up surfaces. This treatment will Freshen the kennel, indoor play area, and furniture where your dog (or your dog's supplies) have been.

Recipe

–You'll need a glass (or BPA Free plastic) mist container.
1 quart distilled water
5 drops Purify Essential Oil
–Mix water and essential oil together gently.
Mist lightly as needed to freshen up.
Keep in a dark cool place.
–Swirl to remix again each time you use it (the oil and water may separate).

Additional Uses for Kennel Spray

Kennel Spray can replace foul odors quickly and be an effective cleaner throughout the home. Use the spray to clean countertops (mist and wipe off), add a few drops of the essential […]

Kennel Spray Mist Recipe and Natural Cleaning DIY 2017-03-16T06:14:16+00:00

Lavender Oil Supports Dogs

2017-03-16T06:14:28+00:00

Lavender Oil Supports Dogs Naturally

These are a few ways Lavender Oil Supports Dogs Naturally. We'll be adding to this over time.  Refer to our Essential Oils Support Dogs Naturally series List for more essential oil listings.

Why:

  1. Calming when there are environmental elements triggering stress (fireworks, extra company).
  2. First Aid to aid healing of minor paw irritations (dryness for example).

How:

Lavender Oil Supports DogsMix 10 drops Lavender Essential Oil in four ounces of carrier oil (fractionated coconut oil for example). Apply a small amount to the pads of paws.

Keep the solution in a cool dark place and gently swirl a bit each time to remix.

  1. We have been spraying the bottom of their crates with lavender before shipping them to their new […]
Lavender Oil Supports Dogs 2017-03-16T06:14:28+00:00

Natural Flea and Tick Prevention

2017-03-10T06:35:22+00:00

Natural Flea and Tick Prevention Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil RECIPE for mist and cotton bandanna collarWe hosted a class in the spring on the topic of ‘Essential Oils for Pets' and we discovered several amazing ways we can use Pure Essential Oils for our dogs. One of the most popular topics, during and since the class, was how to use certified therapeutic grade essential oils in the prevention of fleas and ticks.

Natural Flea and Tick Prevention

We have long realized a healthy diet will support the goal by improving our dog’s immune system. This is priority when considering the damage a flea, tick, or mosquito can cause us or our pets. This is our checklist for promoting optimal health.

  1. Healthy Diet
  2. Flea and Tick Repellent […]
Natural Flea and Tick Prevention 2017-03-10T06:35:22+00:00
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