January 27, 2018 5 min read
If you are new to the use of essential oils, welcome!
Essential oils are therapeutically beneficial for both you and your pets.
Unfortunately, the quality of essential oils is a confusing smorgasbord with marketing that spans from honesty all the way to misleading claims and outright lies. It can be difficult to find essential oils that are safe to diffuse around your pets or yourself if you are searching based upon what is on the bottle or what the website says or worse, based exclusively on price.
We've got a quick "how to" on the use of pet safe essential oils you can use to make your house smell fresh and clean!
January 20, 2018 7 min read
When your dog has a neurological issue, it can be scary. While essential oils aren't miracle cures, they are very beneficial to support neurological conditions, giving your dog the best possible opportunity.
Learn more about the NeuroBoost™ and NeuroBalance™ essential oil blends and why we've integrated them into our own dog's life.
January 17, 2018 3 min read
In a pinch, you can use arrowroot and baking soda with essential oils to absorb the excess oils on your dog's skin and coat.
Learn when you should and shouldn't use dry shampoo on your dog and get a homemade waterless dog shampoo recipe!
January 13, 2018 4 min read
Do you burn scented candles in your house or workplace? Do you use aromatherapy for your dog?
If so, you need a safer alternative for you and your furry children! Read to learn more.
January 06, 2018 3 min read
There were some exciting updates in the 2017 Canine Vaccination Guidelines recently released by the American Animal Hospital Association and a disappointment.
We've pulled out the highlights and put it into focus!
December 10, 2017 2 min read
Every single day approximately 5,500 dogs are euthanized at shelters across the nation. Together, we can stop this national tragedy. It starts with exposure, education, compassion, empathy, and action.
Learn more about An Act of Dog and look for it to air on your local PBS station.
November 22, 2017 3 min read
Instead of Black Friday, we're celebrating Thankful Friday (and we're starting on Wednesday)!
Learn why we're so thankful and how one woman's breast cancer journey after losing a dog to cancer has made the industry safer for dogs around the world.
November 12, 2017 2 min read
You know you can bathe your dog regularly to ease their allergies but it can be a hassle.
Using 4-Legger USDA Certified Organic Dog Shampoo you can make your own safe and non-toxic wipes for quick cleaning!
We'll show you how!
August 05, 2017 2 min read
Sodium hydroxymethylglycinate is a preservative based on the naturally occurring amino acid glycine. Does that mean the preservative is natural?
We've got the answer!
July 30, 2017 3 min read
Learn the difference between essential oil and fragrance oil and discover how sensitive your dog may be to artificial fragrances.
July 15, 2017 2 min read
You are on a mission to find the best dog shampoo for your fur baby. You are spending hours doing ingredient research to find a safe, non-toxic, and beneficial dog shampoo.
You run into the phrase "chemical free dog shampoo".
What does this mean? What is the intention of this misguided marketing phrase?
July 07, 2017 13 min read
Are Your Dog's Shampoo Ingredients Really Safe?
Tired or seeing so many (so called) "organic dog shampoos" on the market that contain synthetic chemicals?
4-Legger has created a dog shampoo ingredient database where pet parents can quickly identify if an ingredient is really safe or if it is in fact a synthetic chemical with links to safety concerns.
Grab your dog's shampoo bottle and look up a few ingredients. You may be shocked at what you find!