Emotional Balancing Herbs for Dogs

 

Calm Shen Disturbance Patternchinese herbs for shen disturbance in dogs 

  • Startles easily
  • Easily frightened by storms, strangers, etc.
  • Anxiety
  • Agitation
  • Easily distracted
  • No focus or attention
  • Poor memory
  • Any emotional disorders

 Wood Element Liver Imbalance Pattern

liver qi stagnation herbs for dogs

This pattern is often seen in dog breeds that are genetically prone to hyperactivity, but can develop in any dog who is stressed or who has been taking pharmaceutical medications.

  • Easy anger or aggression
  • Hyperactive personality
  • Depression
  • Tenderness along rib cage
  • Stressed easily
  • Ongoing stressful environment or situations

Earth Element Spleen Qi Imbalance Pattern
Spleen Qi tonic for dogs

  • Fretting personality
  • Pacing restlessness
  • Chronic loose stools
  • Poor appetite
  • Weight loss or gain
  • No endurance during exercise 

 

 

Water Element Yin Deficient Pattern
kidney yin deficiency herbs for dogs

  • Panic without reason
  • Thirst
  • Dry bowel movements
  • Anxiety especially at night
  • Insomnia
  • Dry, flaky skin and coat
  • Red, dry tongue