How do essential oils impact your cat’s health?
Looking for symptoms of toxicity…
The buildup of toxins in a cat’s body can show up immediately or years down the road. If you notice any physical or behavioral changes in your cat and suspect an EO may be the culprit, please visit your veterinarian. Since, unfortunately, cats can’t speak our language, we have to maintain a watchful eye over our feline friends.
Symptoms of toxicity include, but are not limited to:
Consult your vet right away if you have any concerns. But keep in mind that even with supervised care and plenty of fluids cats are still unable to completely excrete toxins from their body. This can result in permanently elevated enzyme levels and varying degrees of liver function.
Safe tips for using your essential oils with cats at home.
So does having a cat completely rule out your aromatherapy dreams? Absolutely not! As long as your dream doesn’t include using Essential oils on your cats, that is. Follow these simple tips to enjoy your oils while simultaneously keeping kitty safe!