Other Plant Extracts



Kunzea

Kunzea ambigua
Part Used:
Aerial parts
Fact:
Kunzea is an Australian native shrub found in Tasmania. Commonly known as tick bush, anecdotal reports claim that animals seek refuge from biting insects by sleeping beneath the shrubs
Proven pharmacological properties*:
Antibacterial ( Stapylococcus aureus and Bacillus subtilis)
Anti-fungal ( Dermatophytes and Malassezia)
Insect repellent
 Practical Application in Animals:
In topical applications,  treatment of multifactorial dermatitis

 

 

 

 

 

Soapweed Yucca

Yucca Glauca
Part Used:
Root
Fact:
Was used by Native Americans as a treatment against baldness
Proven pharmacological properties:
Rich in saponins
 Practical Application in Animals:
Surfactants in natural shampoos