Turmeric has healed many pets of cysts. This natural remedy is used internally and is easy to mix with food. Ideally, you will give your pet turmeric with his food twice daily.
How Much Turmeric Should I Give My Pet for Cysts?
The chart below will show you how much to give your pet for each dose. Ideally, you will mix the dose into your pet’s food twice a day. For example, a 10 pound pet will get 1/16th teaspoon mixed into his food twice a day. This chart is a starting point. Your pet may respond with a lower dose or your pet may need more than the suggested amounts.
Pet Weight Turmeric to Mix in Food
160 pounds 1 teaspoon
80 pounds 1/2 teaspoon
40 pounds 1/4 teaspoon
20 pounds 1/8 teaspoon
10 pounds 1/16 teaspoon
Make your your dog or cat has plenty of clean water. Turmeric can be constipating. If your find that turmeric constipates your dog, you can add some canned pumpkin to his diet to help his system move better.
You may notice changes in a day or two. For some cysts, it could take a month of the turmeric treatment to heal a cyst. If there is no change after a month, consider another remedy.
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