Can dogs have Copaiba oil?

can dogs eat copaiba oilYes



Yes, copaiba oil is safe for dogs to ingest in moderation. Copaiba oil has analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects, which help reduce joint pain and discomfort in dogs. Copaiba oil also helps improve mobility for dogs with arthritis.


  • Copaiba oil is derived from the copaiba tree and has a wide variety of medicinal uses, and is said to be anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antiseptic, and antibacterial. The oil can be taken orally, applied to the skin and coat, or used in aromatherapy for dogs.
  • Copaiba oil contains high beta-caryophyllene levels, a chemical also found in CBD oil. It can reduce inflammation in the dog's brain and gut. Its anti-inflammatory properties provide pain relief for dogs with arthritis.
  • Copaiba oil is a safe alternative to pain-relieving drugs (NSAIDs) as it does not cause damage to the liver.


  • Although copaiba oil is generally safe for dogs, it's not regulated for efficacy and quality. Some copaiba oil may be mixed with other ingredients that can be harmful to dogs.
  • Ingesting high doses of copaiba oil can lead to vomiting, diarrhea, and other digestive issues in dogs.
  • Copaiba oil is concentrated and should be diluted to avoid causing allergic reactions in dogs.


  • Use the highest grade of Copaiba oil that you can get.
  • Copaiba oil for oral use
  • First dilute it with a fatty carrier oil, such as coconut oil, for better absorption when ingested.
  • The diluted mixture can be added to dog food at the recommended dosage of 1 drop of copaiba oil for every 23 kg of dog weight, to be given twice a day.

  • Copaiba oil for topical use

  • Dilute the copaiba oil with a carrier oil, such as coconut oil or olive oil.
  • For small dogs, the recommended dilution ratio is 1:50, or 1 drop of copaiba oil to 50 drops of the chosen carrier oil.
  • For medium to large dogs, use a 1:30 dilution ratio. Apply 5 to 10 drops of diluted copaiba oil to the coat and skin.
  • It can also be used for canine massage.

  • Use copaiba oil in aromatherapy

  • Using a diffuser. Run the diffuser in a well-ventilated area for a maximum of 10 minutes.

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