Is My Pet at Risk if I Use Essential Oils?
Concentrated oils can definitely be dangerous for your pet. It's important to keep essential oils in their concentrated forms out of your pet's reach. Pets that walk through oils, ingest them or have them applied directly to them are at risk.
Symptoms to watch for in these cases include:
What should you do if your pet has been exposed?
Some oils are more potent than others. There potency can depend on the type of oil, the concentration and what the oil is mixed with. Certain oils can put your pet at more risk than others.
Here are a few oils that may put your pet at more risk:
(Note: Pets may react differently to certain oils; this list is not all-inclusive)
Does that mean I can't use essential oils around my pet?
This doesn't necessarily mean that you can't use essential oils around your pet. Here are a few tips to minimize your pet's risk.