people have asked me about the custom herbal formulas/dietary
supplements that I have developed and use as part of the holistic
natural care I give my own animals. On this page I list and describe
the formulas/supplements I've developed for my animals and what
I use them for. This
does not constitute medical or professional advice, but rather
sharing of information obtained from my research on the use of
herbs and herbal remedies. The information provided below is not
intended to diagnose or prescribe; it is provided for educational
To make these supplies accessible, I am now offering the herbs
I use and my personal herbal formulas for sale on this site but
please be aware that the use of herbs for the prevention or cure
of disease has not been approved by the FDA or USDA. We therefore
make no claims to this effect and the products offered on this
web site are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent
any disease. Please
read of the disclaimer at the bottom of this page.
care very much about animals and their well being. Because of
this, all of my products are made from only the highest quality,
"human grade" ingredients. I take pride that my herbal products
could be good enough for humans but priced affordably so they can be
used on animals.
more detailed information about what tinctures are and how I produce
my own, please click here.
combination of herbs in this formula are traditionally used as an:
Immunostmulant, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, and antiviral.
is a blend of immune system supporting herbs. You can click on each
individual herb name above to read about each herb in further detail.
I developed this particular supplement originally to aid with Pneumonia,
congestion, "raspy" lungs, runny noses and coughing in
my goats. I started experimenting with it for other things and with
a little adjusting and fine tuning this formula has become my personal
"All Purpose Immune System Booster". This formula is intended
to work, not like Western Medicine drugs which only treat and mask
symptoms of illness; but holistically to aid in strengthening the
body's systems so that the body may attempt to heal itself, naturally.
combination of herbs in this formula are traditionally used as
a: sedative, pain reliever, anti-inflammatory .
developed this formula originally to aid in helping our kids
deal with being disbudded and neutered. I wanted something
to help with stress and inflammation as well as help ease pain.
Whereas being disbudded and neutered is never easy, we have seen
that this formula does seem to help our kids deal with it a bit
I also give this to aid with
other pain/stress related health issues.
I wanted something that would not cause kidney or liver damage
with long term use (like many drugs such as Banamine do), and also
something safe that could be used during pregnancy (many herbal
pain relievers now available for animals contain herbs that really
should not be used on a continuing basis and/or during pregnancy
such as Yucca & Devils
combination of herbs in this formula are traditionally used to aid
in breathing and respiratory issues as well as support good lung
used to have a lot of problems with asthma and had to use two inhalers
(albuterol and a steroid) and sometimes even used a nebulizer. I
really didn't like taking all that medication (especially the steroids)
so I developed this tea mix for myself in hopes that it would help
my breathing a little (This was the first herbal formula I developed).
I also made sure I ate right, lost weight and now I drink "a
pot of tea" a day. Interestingly, I no longer have any asthma
problems whatsoever. I have not taken any medication for asthma
for over two years now.
Tonic A "loose herb" mix Herbal Dietary
Raspberry Leaf, Alfalfa,
is a blend of tonic (nutritive) herbs. Tonic herbs are used to attempt
to improve general health, boost energy and improve body tone. A
tonic is believed to be to cells much like exercise is to the muscles.* I originally based this formula on herbal pregnancy tea recipes
I found used for human mothers-to-be.
combination of herbs in this formula are traditionally used to:
in preventing miscarriage and hemorrhage
in reducing pain during labor and after birth; by helping to tone
the muscles used during labor and delivery.
Stregthen the uterus
in providing a safe and speedy birth; helps to encourage the uterus
to let go and function without tension. This does not strengthen
contractions, but does allow the contracting uterus to work more
effectively and so make the birth easier and faster.
in colostrum / milk production and quality.
When consumed after birth, this Pregnancy Tonic may help decrease uterine swelling and cut down on post partum bleeding.
Supplies Vitamins A, Bs, C, E, K, D. High in Calcium and contains phosphorus, iron. potassium and enzymes and trace minerals.
developed this formula to aid with "stones", which can
be a common problem in male (especially neutered) goats. You can
click on each individual herb name above to read about each herb
in further detail.
combination of herbs in this formula are traditionally used to:
soothe, lubricate, reduce inflammation of urinary tract tissues,
thus attempting to help with the elimination of stones.
& Joint Support aka "A&J" Powdered
Herbal Dietary Supplement
Glucosamine), MSM, Nettle,
developed this formula because I wanted something safe
that could be used during pregnancy (many herbal Arthritis &
Joint Support mixes now available for animals contain herbs that
really should not be used on a continuing basis such as Yucca or during
pregnancy such Devils Claw). You
can click on each individual herb & supplement name above
to read about each herb &
combination of herbs in this formula along with the Glucosamine
are traditionally used to: *
with arthritis, hip dysplasia, knee dysplasia, elbow dislocation
and other joint problems in goats, horses, dogs, cats and other
in helping to prevent joint damage, rebuild worn joint tissue,
and slow further degeneration. Used as a long-term maintenance
program for active animals
and stimulate the body's natural building blocks for healthy
in increasing the body's circulation to joints.
in enhance the body's absorption of nutrients by the digestive
supplement is used to complement our animals' diets with extra
protein, Vit. C, B complex (including B12), Vit. A (beta-carotne),
Vit. E, Vit. K, iron, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium
and omega-3 fatty acids.
is a blend of tonic (nutritive) herbs. Tonic herbs are used to
attempt to improve general health, boost energy, support the immune
system and improve body tone. You
can click on each individual herb name above to read about each
herb in further detail. I
originally developed this formula to help keep our bucks (male
goats) in condition and give them a little extra "boost"
during breeding season (breeding season takes a lot out of a guy).
Could be used to aid all sort of animals (including dogs and cats,
as well as goats) in: putting on, and/or keeping condition in
ill, weak, old or lactating animals; helping deal with allergies;
coping with CAE; encouraging performance in the show ring; and with breeding.
herbs in a formula such as this are traditionally used to:
in stimulating & supporting the immune system.
in strengthening the heart & blood vessels and increase
a broad spectrum of fully assimilate minerals, vitamins and
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