Heart Health Herbs for Dogs

Cardiovascular and Heart Patterns of Imbalances in Dogs

Fire Element Heart Qi Deficient Patternheart-health-dog-herbs.png

  • Shortness of breath
  • Palpitation or racing of heart
  • Irregular heart beat
  • Heart Disease
  • Poor circulation

Fire Element Pattern Combined with Earth Element Spleen Qi Deficient Pattern

  • Shortness of breath
  • Palpitation or racing of heart
  • Irregular heart beat
  • Spontaneous sweating
  • Loose stools
  • Pale tongue
  • Tires easily with exercise
  • Blockages

Fire Element Pattern Combined with Water Element Yang Deficient Pattern

  • Cold ear and nose
  • Lower back coldness
  • Hind leg weakness and/or pain
  • Likes warmth
  • Avoids cold
  • Cough
  • Pale or purple tongue
  • Listless

Fire Element Pattern Combined with Water Element Yin Deficient Pattern

  • Shortness of breath with exertion
  • Heat intolerance
  • Seeks cool
  • Thirst
  • Dry skin
  • Night Sweats and or panting
  • Night-time agitation
  • Loose stools
  • Red, dry tongue
  • Tires easily with exercise

Fire Element Pattern Combined with Wood Element Liver Qi Stagnation Pattern

Liver "overacting" on Heart

  • Insomnia
  • Agitation
  • Tenderness along rib cage