Here is the recipe you have been looking for for a natural mosquito repellent for dogs that really works. This is a 100% natural formula that won’t damage your pet.
There are a lot of commercial mosquito repellents for pets that does work but some of them have a lot of weird chemicals that may end up hurting the skin of your loyal companion.
Here is a list of common ingredients for DIY mosquito repellents that you should NOT USE on your dog:
- Essential oils
- Apple cider vinegar
- Insect repellents for humans.
You are not going to believe how simple and cheap it is to protect your dog from mosquitoes. The best thing is that you will only be using two ingredients that you already have in your kitchen.
How to Make a 100% Natural Mosquito Repellent for My Dog
Here is the list of all the ingredients and materials that you are going to need for this project.
- 6 lemons
- 1 liter of water
- 1 spray bottle
- 1 pot
That’s all it takes to keep your dog safe from the hungry mosquitoes. The best thing about this natural homemade repellent is that lemon is not toxic to dogs.
Your dog will not feel ill if by any chance he licks off the repellent. This is usually the most common problem among commercial brand repellents for pets.
To prepare and use the repellent just follow the next simple instructions:
- Cut the lemons in half.
- Put the lemons and the water in the pot.
- Boil the water and let the mixture cool for 1 hour.
- Remove any pulp, this could damage your spray bottle.
- Pour the mixture into your spray bottle.
- When applying the repellent, protect your dog’s eyes at all times.
- Apply the spray to your hand and rub gently to your dog’s face.
- Remember PROTECT YOUR DOG’S EYES AT ALL TIMES.
This home remedy to protect your dog from mosquitoes is going to protect your pet for around three hours before the effect wears off.
A single preparation of the homemade repellent should last for days, probably even a week if you apply it correctly.
After a long research we have found a really good product that you can use to protect your pets from mosquitoes.
This balm for dogs is made entirely with natural plants. It doesn’t have a single chemical in its ingredients and is also a perfect repellent from fleas, ticks and mosquitoes.
This repellent works as a moisturizer an deodorizer with a refreshing forest scent that insects just can’t stand.
If you just don’t want to make your own homemade repellent for dogs using household materials then this would be the best commercial choice for you.