Chapstick For Dogs Nose

Yes you can assuming you use the actual name brand chapstick as this is the same as vaseline. This balm provides effective relief from chapped itchy cracked and crusted noses and also helps protect against the sun and wind.

Can I put Chapstick on my dog’s lips?

Yes, you can if you are going to use a brand that is safe for dogs, lip balms provide relief from chapped lips and it protects against the wind and the sun, you can also apply coconut oil on your dog’s lips, olive oil, or vitamin E oil in small amounts.

We all know this time of year can be tough on our skin as the cold tends to dry it out. It also affects our pets.

Itching is no fun and pets can actually cause secondary infections by chewing on foot pads and scratching at skin. Your veterinarian is the best source for determining whats causing the itching however a little extra TLC can help keep him comfortable and itch-free this winter.

Coconut oil seems to be the latest trend for health enthusiasts but veterinary studies show that coconut oil can also provide benefits to our pets because it contains medium chain fatty acids.

Soaking feet in warm water will allow ointments to absorb and it will clean off any debris on the pads which can cause infection or irritation. Then apply Neosporin, dog ointments like Mushers Secret or Burts Bees or your coconut blend and cover with a childs sock taped on for an hour or so until the ointment is absorbed.

Does your dogs nose get chapped and crusty with dry skin? Try this trick that a good veterinarian provided: Cherry ChapStick. It needs to be the name brand

Common conditions doggie nose balms can treat

Your dog’s nose balm can help with a variety of conditions, the most common of which are listed below:

  • Sunburn. Some breeds are more prone to sunburns than others. A balm can help protect against dry air and bring relief to an irritated, burnt nose. If applied to the paws, it can also protect against hot pavement during walks.
  • Allergies. A dry, itchy nose can be caused by seasonal allergies. Nose balms can soothe the irritation and itchiness that comes along with it.
  • Minor scrapes. A lot of nose balms are made with aloe vera or vitamin E, both of which are known to have healing properties.
  • Hyperkeratosis of the nose. This condition, which causes overgrown, thick, dry, or cracked skin doesn’t have a cure, but a moisturizing nose balm can help bring some relief.
  • Dry nose. We aren’t the only ones who get dry noses in the winter. A nose balm will help prevent dryness, especially in cold weather.
  • FAQ

    How can I moisturize my dog’s nose?

    Can I Put ChapStick on My Dog’s Nose? Yes, you can – assuming you use the actual name brand ChapStick, as this is the same as Vaseline. For reasons best known to canines themselves, the cherry-flavored incarnation seems to work best on doggy noses.

    What can I put on my dogs cracked dry nose?

    Soaking the nose with a warm, moist towel and then applying petroleum jelly will help to keep the nose nice and soft. If your dog has other symptoms in addition to a dry nose, he should be seen by a veterinarian promptly.