Just like humans, some pets have sensitive skin. This can cause irritation or even lead to severe allergies or other skin reactions. What’s more, products with harsh toxins or chemicals are bad for the environment.
Fortunately, there are natural pet grooming options out there. These products are made with high-quality natural and organic ingredients to ensure your four-legged friend can enjoy soft and silky fur without harming either their skin or our planet.
Read on to learn more about the benefits of all-natural pet grooming and our favourite hypoallergenic products.
What’s Natural Pet Grooming All About?
Grooming is an important part of maintaining your pet’s health and well-being. Your pet deserves to have a clean coat, healthy teeth, trimmed nails and soft fur. By taking care of these important aspects, you’re also able to catch any underlying conditions or problems as early as possible.
We look for natural pet grooming products that contain natural ingredients which are processed using simple methods so that they maintain their natural properties. We avoid chemicals, growth hormones, pesticides, and other nasty toxins at all costs. Sadly, many products may be labelled as ‘natural’ or ‘organic’ when that isn’t the case. Be sure to be a conscious pet owner by properly reading labels and doing your due diligence.
In addition, it’s important to consider the packaging and materials used to make the product. We source natural cat grooming and natural dog grooming products that are low waste, plastic-free, biodegradable, vet-approved, compostable, organic, recyclable and more!
Reasons to Choose All-Natural Pet Grooming Products
Many natural dog grooming and natural cat grooming products contain chemicals that may produce instant results but come at a cost to your precious pet’s health. To avoid these long-term undesirable effects, it’s best to opt for safe and natural products. Choosing to be a sustainable pet owner will also lead to a reduced risk of skin irritation and be better for our planet too. We know you want to get rid of pet odors naturally, we do too. Natural and organic products must follow strict regulatory standards for organic farming. Production, packaging, shipping, and storage will also be taken into consideration in order to promote sustainability. And of course, you can count on these products to be cruelty-free!
Our Favourite Natural Pet Grooming Products
Here are our favourite selections of eco-friendly pet grooming products that are safe for your furry friend, as well as our planet.
Natural Dry Shampoo for Dogs
This natural dry shampoo absorbs excess oils from your dog's fur, leaving their coat smelling fresh and clean. It’s a great choice for dogs who have sensitive, irritated, or inflamed skin as it’s made with all-natural ingredients, including organic arrowroot powder, organic plantain, and organic lavender essential oil. Your pup is sure to feel and look super fresh! Oh, and did we mention the packaging is environmentally friendly too?
Natural Pet Shampoo Bar
Made with organic coconut milk, organic avocado oil, organic sweet almond oil and a variety of moisturising oils, this zero-waste shampoo is safe for all animals from dogs to ferrets! Its unscented, gentle formula is the perfect choice for pets with sensitive skin. Use it to preserve your pet's natural oil production and prevent dryness.
Dematting Rake with Stainless Steel Blades
This natural dog grooming rake makes brushing your dog’s fur and removing stubborn tangles and mats easy and painless. It’s handmade with a lovely bamboo and stainless steel ergonomic design. You can also use it on cats!
Oval Boar Bristle Brush
Compared to its plastic alternatives, this bristle brush with its rubber thumb support and bamboo construction is a sustainable solution for keeping your pet’s fur clean and shiny. It works best for pets with short, smooth hair that sheds. It’s also 100% compostable!
For more tips, check out other posts:
How to Get Rid of Pet Fur on Clothes Naturally