For all the lazy dog owners out there, including me; we don’t give our dogs a bath very often. This means that we make them stinky – stinky dogs, stinky breath, stinky bed…oh god what else ????? I thought this is because of our laziness and carelessness that our dogs smell bad, but I was wrong. Its actually the nature of outdoor dogs that even if you give him bath daily, he would constantly go stinky. Thank God …. not my mistake !!!! lol. Here are few dog Deodorizer spray homemade for stinky dogs.
When I came to know this, I thought of buying dog sprays and deodorizers to get rid of this problem. I discussed this with my neighbor and she said that she uses essential oils on her dog to get rid of dog smell. Really??? This was honestly the first time I was hearing that we can use essential oils for smelly dogs !!!! I was so excited to know more from her and then she again amazed me with her natural DIY dog sprays. I wanted to share this here so that you could also try this at your home.
Here’s what I used to get rid of my dog’s smell
Essential oil spray made with lavender oil and coconut oil
The ingredients needed for making this essential oil spray includes
- 1 cup water
- 1 tablespoon coconut oil
- 8-10 drops of lavender essential oil (or any other oil of your choice)
How to use
Combine all these ingredients into a spray bottle and that’s it. This cleansing spray leaves your dog smell like daisy. Spray on his coat and then rub it with a microfiber towel.
While storing the spray, make sure you store it in a warm dry place. If your home isn’t too warm, the coconut oil may harden. You can also make your spray with combination of any other essential oils, depending on what scents you like. Here are a few options that you can try. These combinations are also safe for your pet.
A calming mist
For this, you will need
- 5-10 drops of lavender essential oil
- 5-10 drops of Roman chamomile essential oil.
Combine both these ingredients in the bottle and shake the bottle well before spraying, Spray a light mist over your dog during times when they need help sitting.
Its always good to spray about 10 minutes before leaving home or before guests arrive.
Dog Deodorizer spray homemade
Dog Deodorant Spray Recipe/Ingredients
- 10 drops lavender essential oil
- Peppermint essential – 6 drops
- 6 drops sweet orange oil
- 3 drops eucalyptus essential oil
- 8 ounces of purified water
How to use
Mix all the ingredients into a spray bottle and shake well.
Cover the face and eyes of your dog and spray on their coat. By doing this, you can get rid of their stinky dog odor.
You can use this on rainy days when the dog smell is much more noticeable. You can also use dog Deodorizer spray homemade to blend on your rooms to freshen up your house.
DIY dog shampoo
- 350 ml water
- 2 drops essential oil
- 1 tbsp castile soap
- 2 drops peppermint essential oil
- 2 drops rosemary essential oil
- 2 drops eucalyptus essential oil
- a bottle
Mix all the ingredients together in a jar before pouring into a bottle.
Shake the bottle well each time you use the shampoo.
Bath your dog with this shampoo and rinse well for better results.
Bergamot dog deodorizer spray homemade
If your house smells like dog, its time you need to start using bergamot oil. Bergamot oil is a natural dog deodorizer spray. Spray two or three times a week on your stinky smelly dog. Once again, mix 10-15 drops of bergamot oil with 8 ounces water and apply a light spritz when needed.
Taking care of your pet isn’t no longer harder when you have home remedies to cure him from all health issues. I hope some of these essential oils have opened the possibilities of removing bad odor from your dogs. Not only will your dog thank you for it, you will really feel good knowing that you have taken the best care of your loyal friend.