The Healing Properties of Our Herbal Range

Herbal remedies have been used for centuries to treat a variety of ailments in both humans and animals. Brookby Herbs leverages these time-tested plants to provide safe, effective treatments for horses and dogs. From alleviating joint pain with Devil’s Claw to soothing anxiety with Chamomile, these natural remedies offer a holistic approach to animal health that can lead to happier, healthier pets without the side effects often associated with synthetic drugs.

Here's an overview of the herbs we use in our products, their healing properties and the ailments they address:

Herbs in our remedy range for horses and dogs:

Devil’s Claw

  • Healing Properties: Anti-inflammatory, pain relief
  • Ailments: Joint pain, arthritis, muscle pain


  • Healing Properties: Immune system booster, anti-inflammatory
  • Ailments: Respiratory infections, general immune support


  • Healing Properties: Calming, anti-inflammatory, digestive aid
  • Ailments: Anxiety, digestive issues, skin irritations

Valerian Root

  • Healing Properties: Sedative, muscle relaxant, anxiety relief
  • Ailments: Anxiety, muscle tension, sleep disorders


  • Healing Properties: Anti-inflammatory, pain relief

  • Ailments: Joint pain, arthritis, digestive issues

  • Nettle

  • Healing Properties: Anti-inflammatory, diuretic, nutritional support

  • Ailments: Allergies, urinary issues, skin conditions

  • Willow Bark

  • Healing Properties: Pain relief, anti-inflammatory

  • Ailments: Joint pain, arthritis, muscle pain

  • Vervain

  • Healing Properties: Nervine, antispasmodic, digestive aid

  • Ailments: Anxiety, muscle spasms, digestive issues

  • Rosehip

  • Healing Properties: Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, immune support

  • Ailments: Joint pain, immune support, skin issues

  • Lemon Balm

  • Healing Properties: Calming, antiviral, digestive aid

  • Ailments: Anxiety, digestive issues, viral infections

  • Chaste Tree

  • Healing Properties: Hormonal balance, anti-inflammatory

  • Ailments: Hormonal imbalances, reproductive issues

  • Clivers

      • Healing Properties: Lymphatic tonic, diuretic, detoxifying

  • Ailments: Swollen lymph nodes, urinary issues, skin problems

  • Dandelion

  • Healing Properties: Diuretic, liver tonic, digestive aid

  • Ailments: Liver issues, digestive problems, fluid retention

  • Hawthorn

  • Healing Properties: Cardiovascular support, antioxidant

  • Ailments: Heart issues, poor circulation

  • Fenugreek

  • Healing Properties: Anti-inflammatory, digestive aid, lactation support

  • Ailments: Digestive issues, respiratory problems, lactation support

  • Yarrow

  • Healing Properties: Anti-inflammatory, astringent, antimicrobial

  • Ailments: Wounds, digestive issues, fevers

  • Garlic

  • Healing Properties: Antimicrobial, immune support, anti-inflammatory

  • Ailments: Infections, immune support, respiratory issues

  • Marshmallow

  • Healing Properties: Soothing, anti-inflammatory, mucilage-rich

  • Ailments: Respiratory issues, digestive problems, skin irritations

  • Kelp

  • Healing Properties: Nutritional support, thyroid function

  • Ailments: Nutritional deficiencies, thyroid imbalances

  • Ginkgo

  • Healing Properties: Cognitive support, circulatory aid, antioxidant

  • Ailments: Memory issues, poor circulation, cognitive decline

  • Siberian Ginseng

  • Healing Properties: Adaptogenic, immune support, energy boost

  • Ailments: Stress, fatigue, immune weakness

  • Herbs in our Golden Hour Teas:


    • Healing Properties: Anti-inflammatory, digestive aid, circulatory stimulant
    • Ailments: Nausea, poor circulation, inflammation

    Liquorice Root

    • Healing Properties: Anti-inflammatory, antiviral, digestive support
    • Ailments: Respiratory infections, digestive issues, skin conditions


    • Healing Properties: Digestive aid, respiratory relief, pain relief
    • Ailments: Digestive upset, respiratory issues, headaches


    • Healing Properties: Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial
    • Ailments: Poor circulation, skin irritations, muscle pain


    • Healing Properties: Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antimicrobial
    • Ailments: Joint pain, inflammation, skin issues

    Fennel Seed

  • Healing Properties: Digestive aid, anti-inflammatory

  • Ailments: Digestive issues, bloating, colic

  • Cinnamon Bark

  • Healing Properties: Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial

  • Ailments: Digestive issues, infections, inflammation

  • Benefits of Using Herbal Remedies

    Natural and Gentle: Herbal remedies are derived from plants, making them a gentle alternative to synthetic drugs.

    Fewer Side Effects: Compared to pharmaceuticals, herbs often have fewer side effects.

    Holistic Approach: Herbs can treat multiple symptoms and support overall well-being.

    Sustainable: Sourcing and using herbs can be environmentally sustainable.

    Historical Efficacy: Many herbs have been used for centuries, providing a long history of effectiveness.

    Preventive Care: Herbs can be used to prevent illnesses by boosting the immune system and improving overall health.

    Trust in Nature's Healing Power

    Using herbal remedies in animal care combines the wisdom of traditional healing with a modern understanding of plant properties. Brookby Herbs harnesses this knowledge to provide natural, effective solutions for various ailments in horses and dogs. By choosing herbal remedies, pet owners can ensure the well-being of their animals with treatments that are not only effective but also gentle and sustainable. Trust in the power of nature to offer safe, holistic care for your beloved pets.