The Visiting Vet - Remedies

Liver and Gall Bladder Flush

1 cup apple juice
1/8 tsp Cayenne
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/8 tsp Garlic
1/4 cup olive oil
1/8 tsp Ginger

Mix well and take on empty stomach at bedtime at least 4 hours after a very light dinner. Give half of the recipe and repeat in two weeks. Offer the flush in a dish for pet to voluntarily drink. If pet is unwilling to drink, cup your hand under the animal's chin and slowly syringe into the corner of the mouth.

Cleanse & Detox Digestive Tract

1 T (6oz) Apple cider Vinegar (use dark, organic and unfiltered)

Administer 2 times per week.

Eye Drops

Basic Saline Drops

1/2 cup boiling water
1/8 tsp. sea salt
Dissolve salt in boiling water, then cool completely before using. See Note.

To Shrink / Disinfect Eye Tissue

1 drop Goldenseal herbal liquid tincture
1 Tbsp Basic Saline Drops
Mix well, Shake again before each use. See Note.

Basic Boric Acid Eye Wash Base

1/2 cup boiled, then cooled water
1/4 tsp. Boric Acid powder
Mix well. See Note.

To Soothe Red Tissue

1 drop Eye Bright herbal liquid tincture
1 Tbsp Basic Boric Acid Eye Wash
Mix well. See Note.

NOTE:These recipes will keep for 1 week, and then discard. Herbal tinctures may be purchased at a Health Food Store. Boric acid may be purchased at your local pharmacy.

Ear Flush

1/3 vodka
1/3 raw apple cider vinegar
1/3 warm spring water

Skunk Odor

Bathe in a mixture of 1 quart 3% Hydrogen Peroxide, 1/4 cup baking soda (sodium bicarbonate), and 1 teaspoon liquid soap (Dawn Dish Soap works best). The bath should be followed by a tap water rinse.

Source: The Capsule Report- April 1994

Flea, Tick and Mosquito Recipes

Fleas and Mosquitos:

Prepare an Essential Blend of oils consisting of:

One drop Lemon, Lemongrass and one drop of R.C. (blend of essential oils containing 4 blends of Eucalyptus species, Pine, Lavender, Cypress, Spruce, Myrtle, Marjoram and Peppermint.) per ounce of water. And spraying this on the dogs after they are dried off. You can also spray them with this any time they are going into an area that are flea/tick or mosquito infested to help repel them.


Use one drop of each of the following oils in water and spray it on them each day they go out in tick infested areas; Lavender, Lemongrass, Sage and Thyme.

Insect Repellent

1/2 oz (3.00 tsp) Cintronella oil/essence
1/4 oz (1.50 tsp) Lavender oil/essence
1/8 oz (0.75 tsp) Eucalyptus oil/essence
1/8 oz (0.75 tsp) Tea Tree Oil
1/8 oz (0.75 tsp) Jojoba oil

Combine all ingredients, mix well.
To use as Rub-on add: 16 oz of Almond or Jojoba oil.
To use as a Spray-on add: 16 oz of Cheap Vodka. Shake before spraying.

After Bite Solution

Dab a small amount of one of the following on the bite:

  • Tea Tree Oil
  • Peppermint Oil
  • Lavender Oil/Essence

Russian Febreze

To remove male dog markings outdoors. In a 32oz spray bottle, fill 1/2 with Enzymatic cleaner (such as Natures Miracle) and 1/2 cheap vodka, close and shake. Liberally spray where needed.