Does Ayurveda Work for Dogs?

Pet parents should opt for Ayurveda for their dogs to get safe and effective treatment. Ayurveda treat the disease from the root cause.


Ayurveda is an ancient medicine dating back to 5000-6000 BC and very few pet parents know that their pets also can benefit from Ayurveda focused on animal welfare, treatment therapies, management, and surgery. Ayurveda not only helps with the treatment of the disease but also cures it from the root cause, promotes the longevity of the animal, and rejuvenates your pets. 

Although it has been started to cure human diseases. Veterinary medicines have evolved later to spread goodness even to pets. So, dear pet parents, what you’re waiting for, introduce Ayurveda to your furry companions to live a healthy life naturally in harmony with nature.

Top 5 Ayurvedic Herbs that Are Useful for Dogs

Pet parents should opt for Ayurveda for their dogs to get safe and effective treatment without any worry about toxic chemicals and harsh side effects. Ayurvedic herbs are safe to use in dogs and below are the top 5 Ayurvedic herbs that can be used for the Ayurvedic care of dogs:-

1) Neem

Neem is the best Ayurvedic medicine for your dogs’ skin allergies and to boost immunity. Neem can be ingested internally or applied externally over the itchy surfaces. Neem can reduce the exaggerated pitta doshas and give relief from allergic reactions. 

2) Ashwagandha

Ashwagandha not only provides relief for humans but also pets. Pets can be highly beneficial for neutralizing the effects of anxiety, and improving sleep pattern changes, interaction changes, activity level changes, and learning abilities. Another benefit of ashwagandha is if your dog has weak immunity and lean muscle, give ashwagandha daily and see how your dog’s muscle tone will strengthen. Neem and Ashwagandha are widely used in Ayurveda for Dogs. 

3) Moringa

Moringa is a super herb with numerous benefits as it has high anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and tissue-supportive properties. Moringa can help with joint and bone disorders in your dogs. The key ingredients of the moringa leaves help reduce the inflammation, pain, and stiffness of joints. 

4) Ginger

Ginger is widely and the best-used medicine in Ayurveda for Dogs for a wide range of diseases. If your dog ever has any stomach issues like stomach cramps, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and bloating, the first thing you should give is Ginger, grate the ginger mix it up with warm water, and let the dog sip it or in the form of herbal medicine or you can feed directly. The ingredient, gingerol present in the ginger helps in relieving the acid from the stomach and prevents further accumulation. Ginger helps in reducing flatulence and inflammation. 

5) Turmeric

This golden-hued herb is good for providing relief to the dog from skin allergies and infections. If your dog has been wounded, then apply Turmeric to the wound and it will heal within a few minutes. It has the best anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties making it the best choice for any pains and infections in the body. 

Why Do You Think Ayurveda is the Best for Your Dog?

Pets demand more care and time from us. They love grooming, playing, dancing, tailing, and having fun. Everything is fine until your dog or any other pet gets sick, right? Don’t startle with the signs next time, get Ayurveda for your dog and let the Ayurveda take care of your dog just like nature does. Like we have Ayurveda for our healthy lives, there’s Ayurveda for Dogs for their well-being. A few reasons why Ayurveda for Dogs is the best treatment and rejuvenation option than any other:-

  • Ayurveda has zero side effects. 
  • You learn how to clear up the toxins from your dog. 
  • It gives a strong dose of immunity to your dog. 
  • The itching and ticks on the body will disappear with turmeric and neem supplements. 
  • Ayurveda enhances the digestive power of your dog. 
  • Ayurveda aids in balancing the three doshas of the pets. 
  • Ayurveda helps in letting the dogs live a better life without any worry about the side effects of the medicines. 
  • It supports healthy energy. 

A Quick Wrap-Up

Just like humans have three different doshas and our body’s build and behavior are super dependent on those three doshas, pets are also made of tri dosha, and balancing all three is a necessity. These three doshas need to be balanced to keep your pet healthy and active. Ayurvedic medicines help you achieve that goal. Incorporate Ayurvedic herbs and herbal medicines into your pets’ lives, along with a well-balanced diet and lifestyle habits. Don’t let your dog munch on chicken and slug to the couch, instead, let your dog have a well-balanced plant-based meal along with Ayurvedic herbal medicine for the best results.

Consult Online with Dr. Sahil Gupta (B.A.M.S., M.H.A.)

If you’re looking for an Ayurvedic healthcare professional for your dog or any other pet, just book your online consultation by clicking here and let your dog live a healthy life, your pet too deserves a healthy and happy life. We are open now for online consultations as Ayurveda for Pet Care. We care for the animals as Ayurveda endorses treating all living organisms equally, giving the pets a wonderful life, and letting them live in sync with nature. 

Dr. Sahil Gupta completed his Bachelor of Ayurveda in Medicine and Surgery (B.A.M.S.) and Master’s Degree in Health Administration (MHA) India. He is Registered Ayurvedic Doctor & Vaidya in India having Registration No. 23780. He is the CEO and founder of IAFA. After completing BAMS, Dr. Sahil Gupta started practicing Ayruveda by giving prime importance to allergic disorders management. He became the first Ayurvedic doctor to cure Food Allergies through Ayurveda. Read More About Dr. Sahil Gupta.

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