Oils Aromatherapy therapy oils for
We have teamed up with a friend of Rodney to offer aromatherapy
oils for your bunny.
Linda Game is a qualified aromatherapist and has just started her
own small enterprise offering essential oils for sale. Imagine our
surprise to learn that aromatherapy oils are as good for your bunny
as they are for us humans. Interested...then read on.
In an ideal environment
our rabbit hutch should always be clean as hygiene is of the upmost
However, straw can get wet with urine together with faeces which
if left can rot causing bacteria and its ensuing problems, so always
remember to clear the hutch regularly and try adding 10 drops of
Tea Tree or Eucalyptus essential oil to a pint of water when you
next clean it out, to help prevent fleas.
Here are some other suggestions for rabbit care
Try 1 drop of Tea Tree, Peppermint
or Eucalyptus essential oil, diluted in 10 ml of base oil or olive
oil, massage into fur on back and chest area.
Wounds & Scratches
Use Tea Tree essential oil as an antiseptic 1 – 5 drops of
Tea Tree Oil to 15 ml of warm water, or 1 drop to 10 ml of olive
oil and apply with cotton wool to the affected area 2 – 3
times per day, to stop infection. If wound is severe, consult a
or Hyperactive Bunny
Do you have a nervous or hyperactive bunny or do you need to go
on holiday and move your pet into a new enviourment. Lavender essential
oil is very calming and can help in these situations. Try 1 drop
of Lavender essential oil in a 10ml base oil or olive oil and massage
into the fur on his or hers back.
1. Always carry out a patch test
on your rabbit first as a sensitivity test, to do this the following
steps should be taken: Apply diluted oil (1 drop to 10 ml of base
oil or olive oil), to an area of a 1p piece, cover with a plaster
and leave for 24 hours, if no reaction it should be safe to use.
2. Remember when using essential oils always avoid the eye area.
3. Make sure you buy good quality essential oils from a reputable
It should be
noted that the author does not accept responsibility for adverse reactions
by not following the guidelines or inappropriate usage and/or the
usage of inferior quality oils.
you have read the Important Information and the Safety guidelines
and you would like to try essential oils with your bunny then you
can order them direct from Holistically-Yours. Send your order in
an email to the address below. The prices are as follows, all oils
are supplied in 10ml bottles:
on orders between 1 to 4 bottles is 50p so please add this to your
order. Orders and deliveries can only be made within the UK.
For orders please email Linda Game using the link below