Flea Repellant Aromatherapy for Dogs

on May 21, 2012
Posted in Dogs

To make a flea-repellent oil follow these directions. Do not use this on cats!


  • 20 ml of extra virgin olive oil
  • 7-8 drops of Peppermint
  • 1-2 drops of Citronella
  • 3-4 drops of Lemon
  • 3-4 drops of Clary Sage


  1. Mix the ingredients together
  2. Add a few drops to a collar, bandana, or rub it on the dog

This recipe should repel fleas but not kill them. Once again, this is only for dogs, not cats.

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