- Although oregano has been listed as mildly toxic by the ASPCA, it is relatively safe for a dog and even offers some health benefits in small quantities.
- Oregano contains carvacrol and thymol, which are chemical compounds that kill harmful bacteria and microorganisms. They also help in the treatment of canine diseases caused by parasites and viruses.
- Oregano contains antioxidants and cancer-fighting polyphenols that protect the cells from damage caused by free radicals and reduce inflammation, helping dogs' arthritis.
- It is also known to benefit patients with UTIs and certain heart problems.