Essential Oils and Cats

You may have heard of some horror stories to do with cats and essential oils.

There are a lot of opinions and myths about cats and essential oils. Some people say that essential oils and cats should never come in contact. There have been stories of people who are concerned that they may have even poised their cats from diffusing essential oils in their home. Other have been using essential oils in their homes with cats for years and nothing has gone wrong.

So what is the real truth?

This podcast discusses the myths around essential oils and cats.

When it comes to essential oils, there are different qualities. It is important to only use high quality oils. This means pure oils.

The podcast informs you how to know if the oils are pure and what exactly are good quality oils.

When using oils with cats:

- Avoid placing the oil on your cat. If you do, always dilute the oil (add it to another carrier oil) 1 drop of essential oil to a tablespoon of carrier oil. Apply along the cat’s spine or rub the tips of the ears.