Botanical name: Calendula officinalis
Native to: Southern Europe
General: Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties, which are best known to aid the healing of skin and assist the clearing of infections. Minor wounds, burns, insect bites as well as skin and eye infections can be treated safely with calendula. Anti-fungal action may also help the treatment of fungal infections. Known to ease digestive problems and muscle spasms and has a mild detoxifying action.
Cats: Commonly applied topically to accelerate the healing of wounds and bruising of skin. It is also known to reduce itchiness and aid the clearing of infections and inflammation. Antimicrobial, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties used for insect bites, rashes, minor wounds and infections, including eye infections and inflammations.
Dogs: External use to aid the healing of wounds, insect bites, itchiness, inflammation and minor infections. Specific compounds contained within calendula, such as flavonoids, can gently assist the digestive system to improve gut flora as well as support reproductive and immune health.
Horses: External applications to ease skin irritations, inflammation and infections, including wound healing, insect bites, minor burns, itching, eye compresses and even mouth rinse to reduce ulcers, bleeding gums and improve oral health overall. Additionally, it may be added to the feed to assist the digestive and lymphatic system.
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