All Natural Ingredients

Natural dog products with the highest quality ingredients

At M&J Dog Essentials, all of the ingredients used in our dog products are natural, locally sourced in Western North Carolina and never tested on animals. With every bottle comes the guarantee of our combined expertise as licensed estheticians and an herbalist, 15 years of tested and true botanical combinations, and evidence of our sincere devotion to the best possible care for our dog friends. The results are products that promote the utmost in physical and emotional wellness for your pet. 

Each and every one of our Essential products is PH-balanced for dogs and uses natural-based formulas. No sulfates, parabens or any other potentially harmful ingredients.

Naturally beneficial for your dog

We’ve scoured the world for the very best ingredients, therapeutic oils and herbal extracts.

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Ingredient Country of Origin Plant It Came From Traditional Uses
Camellia (Camellia oleifera) China Harvested from the seeds of the tea plantnot to be confused with the tea tree plant. Is highly valued for its antioxidant properties. Fast-absorbing and packed with essential fatty acids, which are vital for healthy skin and coat.
Chamomile (Matricaria recutita) Europe and Western Asia Flowers of chamomile Revered for its relaxing and soothing properties, is especially beneficial for dogs with nervous or inflamed skin conditions.
Karanja (Pongamia glabra) India Seeds of the pongam tree Known for its natural ability to repel pests. Also gives the coat a nice shine.
Mango (Mangifera indica) Sub-tropics of India Fruit seed of the mango tree Well known for its conditioning properties and can help promote cellular regeneration needed to heal wounds. Great source of essential fatty acids.
Castor Oil (Ricinus communis) India From castor beans Rich in fatty acids, attracts moisture to the skin and hair.
Ingredient Country of Origin Plant It Came From Traditional Uses
Calendula (Calendula officinalis) Northern Mediterranean Countries Flowers of calendula Helps calm skin sensitivities that sometimes cause itching, soothing for inflammatory dermatitis.
Chamomile (Matricaria recutita) Europe and Western Asia Flowers of chamomile Revered for its relaxing and soothing properties, is especially beneficial for dogs with nervous or inflamed skin conditions.
Honeysuckle (Lonicera spp.; caprifoliaceae) Europe Flowers With its healing, soothing and anti-inflammatory properties, functions as an overall skin-clearing agent.
Oat (Avena sativa) Europe and North America Post-flowering tops are used before the seeds fully mature A soothing agent for skin discomforts.
White Nettle (Lamium Album Flower) Europe and North America The flower of the white nettle Softens the hair and adds a nice gloss.
Red Clover (Trifolium pratense) Europe and North America Flowering tops of red clover High in vitamin C, B, magnesium, calcium and potassium, which makes it excellent for relieving the discomfort of flaky, dry, itchy skin.
Peppermint (Mentha piperita) Hungary Leaves of the peppermint plant Gives a cooling effect to the skin, stimulates circulation, astringent.
Lavender (Lavandula officinalis) France Flowers of the lavender plant Calming, gives relief from pain and itching, cleansing, anti-bacterial.
Ingredient Country of Origin Plant It Came From Traditional Uses
Nettle (Urtica dioica) North America Leaves and stems of the pre-flowering nettle plant Contains one of the highest concentrations of vitamin E of all the botanicals. Been shown to be beneficial in treating sunburn and possesses great antioxidant properties. Can even stimulate hair growth and give it a nice shine.
Oat (Avena sativa) Europe and North America Post-flowering tops are used before the seeds fully mature A soothing agent for skin discomforts.
White Nettle (Lamium Album Flower) Europe and North America The flower of the white nettle Softens the hair and adds a nice gloss.
Red Clover (Trifolium pratense) Europe and North America Flowering tops of red clover High in vitamin C, B, magnesium, calcium and potassium, which makes it excellent for relieving the discomfort of flaky, dry, itchy skin.
Plantain (Plantago major) North America Primarily the leaves Soothes and heals skin. Astringent and antibacterial, making it extremely effective for calming irritations and insect bites.
Ingredient Country of Origin Plant It Came From Traditional Uses
Avocado (Persea gratissima) Kenya Obtained from the fruit of the avocado tree Natural sunscreen characteristics, moisturizing, softens dry, scaly skin, high in amino acids, vitamins A, B1, B2, D and E.
Ingredient Country of Origin Plant It Came From Traditional Uses
Cupuacu (Theobroma grandiflorum) Brazilian Amazon Obtained from the fruit seed of the cupuacu tree Conditions and helps to improve hair texture for a more lustrous coat. Also reputed to provide sun protection.
Ingredient Country of Origin Plant It Came From Traditional Uses
Macadamia Nut (Macadamia ternifolia) Australia Obtained from the nuts (seeds) of the macadamia tree A very effective anti-oxidant, extremely moisturizing and conditioning for dry skin and hair.