Herbs

Products made by The Cat & Dog Bowl are 'all natural' and home-made.  Before any herb is used by The Cat & Dog Bowl, it is researched to ensure it is safe for cat and dog consumption. The Cat & Dog Bowl sources herbs from Australian companies. 

Cat Nip

CAT NIP (botanical name: Nepeta Cataria)

The Cat & Dog Bowl sources cat nip from an Australian company.  Fresh/dried cat nip can elicit a state of euphoria in cats.  Approx. two-thirds of felines elicit behavioural responses when exposed to cat nip.  Dried cat nip that has been dehydrated with meat may not elicit such behavioural responses in your cat, however the treat will still have an attractive smell that will be enjoyed by your cat.

Cat Nip is safe for cats and dogs to consume*

Cat Nip may:
·        stimulate appetite
·        aide digestion
·        help calm nervous animals
·        encourage restful sleep
·        support the gastrointestinal system

Dandelion

DANDELION leaf (botanical name: Taraxacum officinale)

The Cat & Dog Bowl sources dandelion leaf from an Australian company that promotes the network of ethical growers who provide responsibly sourced herbs, healthy for people and planet alike.

Dandelion leaf is safe for cats and dogs to consume*

Dandelion may:

·        help dogs with gas
·        help digestion and kidney function
·        stimulate appetite
·        encourage beneficial bacteria in the intestinal tract
·         promote healthy digestion
·        support liver function and detoxification
·        improve tooth enamel
·        support the cardiovascular system
·        promote healthy teeth and bones
·        help maintain stable blood sugar levels
·        help remove toxins from the body via the kidneys
·        may help with feline allergies

Rosemary

ROSEMARY (botanical name: Rosmarinus officinalis)

The Cat & Dog Bowl grows its own rosemary in our home garden.  It is pesticide free.

Research shows that rosemary is non-toxic to cats and dogs and feeding the right amount to your pets can help them.*

Rosemary may:

·        improve digestion
·        protect your pets due to antioxidants
·        fight infections due to its antibacterial, antifungal & antiseptic properties
·        reduce inflammation and swelling
·        protect and improve eyesight
·        improve skin and coat health



CORIANDER LEAF (botanical name: coriandum sativum) 

The Cat & Dog Bowl sources coriander leaf from an Australian company that promotes the network of ethical growers who provide responsibly sourced herbs, healthy for people and planet alike.

An annual herb also known as Chinese Parsley, Dhania or Cilantro.  Coriander leaf has a tart, lemon/lime taste.  Contains vitamin A, C, potassium, zinc and other essential minerals

Coriander leaf is safe for cats and dogs to consume*

May:

·        help lower blood sugar
·        benefit heart health
·        protect brain health
·        promote digestion and gut health
·        calm upset stomach or ease digestion problems
·        fight infections
·        protect skin

* all herbs, whether consumed by humans, cats or dogs, should be eaten in small quantities