Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) is a perennial herb, native to Europe and Asia and North America as well as most other countries throughout the world. Yarrow is very common along roadsides and in fields and meadows in the eastern and central United States and in Canada.
Yarrow is a very valuable medicinal herb, with a lot of scientific evidence of use in alternative medicine.
It acts as a good diuretic by helping the body flush out wastes and toxins. It reduces inflammation and has a healing effect on mucous membranes. Useful for treating fevers and infections, yarrow can also help in blood clotting, fights bacteria and has an antiseptic action.
Yarrow is used externally for treating wounds and stopping the flow of blood.
Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) is also found in dog remedies that help to support the health of the skin around the anal glands.
Natural dog remedies containing Yarrow
AnalGlandz supports natural emptying of the anal glands. Use it to cleanse the anal area, support healthy anal glands and as an aid to manual extraction of impacted anal glands during grooming.