Throat infections in canines - McDowell's Herbal Treatments

Can dogs get sore throats? Yes, your doggie pal can get a sore throat. It could be caused by a several diseases, but could also be caused by damage or trauma to the dog. In any case, it's best to get your dog checked by the vet to rule out bacterial and viral infections...

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Signs of a throat infection are:

  • Constant coughing
  • Swallowing motions
  • Gagging
  • Unable to swallow causing excessive drooling
  • Not eating or drinking

A sore throat could be caused by:

  • Something lodged in the animal's gullet
  • Strep throat
  • Parvo
  • Distemper
  • tonsillitis
  • Laryngitis
  • Periodontal disease 

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This mixture is given by syringe as a drench directly into the mouth or throat best mixed with cold rosehips tea or water. This treatment is all that is required to assist the dog's own immune system to overcome a throat or tonsil infection quickly and effectively.

The herbal mix includes the herbs: Echinacea, Garlic, Rosehips, Thyme, Violet Leaves and Yarrow along with the Bach Flowers Hornbeam, Olive and Wild Rose.

The treatment program should be continued for four weeks after all signs of infection have gone to build the immune system back up to 100%. The follow-through treatment is also important to completely repair any damage to soft tissue within the throat and to clear toxins left over after the infection.

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McDowell's staff Herbalists can not diagnose your disease or illness. What they can do is offer a herbal program to assist with healing, after you have had advice from your doctor or specialist. If you have unexplained pain or symptoms, seek medical advice.

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