Common Animal Conditions Treatable Herbally | BAVH

British Association of Veterinary Herbalists

Common conditions that could be treated with herbal supplements

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Common conditions that could be treated with herbal supplements. Conventional medicine does not exclude use of herbs on the contrary. Your herbal vet can work alongside your normal vet. This list is by no means complete and not every problem will be responsive to just herbal medication.

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Back pain due to slipped discs
  • Discospondylitis
  • Panosteitis
  • Tendon and muscle injuries
  • Most cancer cases/ support chemo and radiation therapy or palliative care/ reduce chance reoccurrence
  • Colitis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth SIBO
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Liver issues
  • Pancreatitis
  • Skin infections/ some allergies/ yeast infections
  • Ear problems
  • Rhinitis
  • Cat Flu
  • Kennel cough
  • COPD in horses
  • Low immunity resulting in recurrent infections
  • Antibiotic Resistant infections
  • Bladder problems like incontinence and cystitis
  • Bladder stones and crystals
  • Kidney
  • Support of heart problems and conventional heart medication
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Addison disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fear issues
  • Some forms aggression
Nature is a natural physician