5. A Coat Worth Showing Off
Applying coconut oil to your dog’s coat can make it sleek and glossy. Adding coconut oil to your dog's diet will also improve his skin and coat.
6. A Little Bit Of Weight Loss
Adding coconut oil to a dog’s diet can help them lose a little bit of that extra pudge. Of course, this is most effective when paired with regular exercise.
7. Treating Small Wounds And Cuts
You can apply coconut oil to small wounds and cuts. It's antiviral and anti-fungal properties will help the healing process. To keep your dog from licking it off or not letting the oil completely absorb into the skin, have them wear a doggie sweater or cover the wound for a while.
8. Keeping The Brain Young
As dogs get older they can become confused and mentally fatigued. Just as coconut oil can slow dementia in humans, it can also help your dog stay mentally sharp.