coconut oil for pets

Coconut Oil for K-9’s

Hello coconut oil lovers, my parent’s German Shepherd has been dealing with a chronic skin condition and traditional treatments have not been helping him, so I wanted to see if coconut oil would help improve his symptoms. Here is my mom’s firsthand experience treating her pet with coconut oil.     -Sebastian Our German Shepherd, Jaeger, has irritated skin on his stomach which is keeping our vet guessing as to the cause. Initially, we were told it was related to a staph infection and treated it with traditional antibiotics. After a couple weeks on the medication, the condition cleared up and we […]


Benefits of Coconut Oil for Pets

Today I wanted to share some information about giving coconut oil to pets. Coconut oil has many benefits for humans as well as our furry loved ones. My dog absolutely loves it! You can mix coconut oil into your pet’s food or it may be given straight from the jar as a tasty treat.  Integrative Veterinarian and Naturopathic Doctor, Karen Becker, says, “Medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs) have been shown to improve brain energy metabolism and decrease the amyloid protein buildup that results in brain lesions in older dogs. Coconut oil is a rich source of MCTs. I recommend 1/4 teaspoon for every […]

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Retailer Spotlight – Groovy Cats & Dogs

Groovy Cats & Dogs 2305 W. Linebaugh Ave Tampa, 33612 813-265-1333 Carries: 15oz & 29 oz Kelapo Coconut Oil   Here at Kelapo we love our customers and our retailers! This month we are focusing on one of our newest Kelapo retailers, a pet store here in the local Tampa Bay area, Groovy Cats & Dogs. Yvonne, founder of Groovy, came across Kelapo because she simply could not keep coconut oil on her shelf! She realized it would be best to work with a local vendor so she can continue to supply her wonderful customers with this terrific product! Yvonne loves coconut […]

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