K9 Yeast Defense
What is K9 Yeast Defense?
K9 Yeast Defense is a natural blend of antifungal herbal ingredients scientifically proven to act as a dog yeast infection home remedy. Yeast is a natural part of our intestinal flora that keeps other bacteria and parasites in balance. However, antibiotic use, allergies, poor digestion and a diet high in starchy carbohydrates can lead to a chronic yeast overgrowth. This leads to the common symptoms of yeast such as licking at the groin, chronic ear infections, doggie odor (even after a bath), ear scratching, yeasty smell on the paws and skin problems. Yeast is typically a "secondary invader" meaning that bad bacteria is usually first to arrive, along with the yeast. Using the K9 Yeast Defense along with Power Probiotic and NotaSAN can control the yeast, replenish with friendly bacteria and rebalance intestinal bacteria improving symptoms and your pet's overall immune system. If you're struggling with yeast infections in dogs, treatment can be as easy as administering these three supplements according to your dogs weight.
It's essential to use the Power Probiotic along with the The K9 Yeast Defense as the K9 Yeast Defense kills off the yeast overgrowth quickly, while the Power Probiotic replenishes your pet's gastrointestinal tract with good bacteria which are needed to restore your dog's healthy immune function. Power Probiotic is the best probiotic for dogs with yeast infections.
Dog Yeast Infection Symptoms
What are the symptoms of yeast overgrowth in dogs? Typically dogs have chronic skin infections (pyoderma), redness, chewing on paws, dog yeast infection on the paws, doggie odor, chronic ear infections, thickened skin (elephant skin), hyperpigmentation (darkened skin), genital licking and/or have been diagnosed with yeast infections in between the toes, groin, ears or under armpits. Yeast overgrowth releases toxins into the body and they need somewhere to go. They are pushed to the surface and are filtered out through the skin, especially through the feet and ears. Yeast dermatitis is often misdiagnosed as allergies. Dogs will lick and lick creating a smelly, moist hot spot making it impossible for the areas to heal and dry out. Yeast thrives in hot, humid environments. If your veterinarian has ever diagnosed yeast before or your pet has taken prednisone and/or antibiotics, this will lead to yeast overgrowth because the good bacteria which fight yeast are killed by the medications. That is why your veterinarian might prescribe a prescription medication for yeast at the same time as an antibiotic.
- Dog Skin Yeast Infections
- Constant licking and scratching
- Musty, smelly "cheese" odor even after bathing
- Discoloration/darkening of the skin and fur
- Redness of the skin
- Chewing on itchy paws
Treat Your Dog's Yeast Infection Naturally With A Veterinary-Approved Home Remedy: K9 Yeast Defense
What kills yeast on a dog's skin? These two products will put an end to your dog's licking, chronic ear infections, doggie odor and chewing at the groin once and for all. With the K9 Yeast Defense Package you'll get two great products in one package - K9 Yeast Defense + the Power Probiotic. Both products are veterinary-approved for controlling yeast overgrowth and controlling dog yeast infection symptoms; the perfect dog skin yeast infection treatment.
Dog licking is due to itchiness and irritation from the INSIDE. It can present as an inflammatory skin condition. While topical lotions and shampoos will help to treat sores and skin infections, in order to stop the need to lick and chew, you must control the itching and discomfort that is causing the licking in the first place. What creates yeast overgrowth and a dogs licking constantly? First and foremost, allergies---both food and environmental. Also, the type of food---too many carbohydrates, even in a "hypoallergenic" diet can cause yeast overgrowth. A history of taking antibiotics or steroids will also create a friendly environment for yeast to grow, promoting your dog to lick and lick.
To stop your dog's constant licking, you need to change the diet AND use the K9 Yeast Defense Package.
- Yeast Infections in Dogs Ears
- Scratching at itchy ears
- Tilting their head
- Chronic ear infections
- Wax residue and/or scabbing at the ear opening
Save on Treatments for Yeast Infections in Dogs
RECOMMENDED FOR BEST RESULTS
K9 Yeast Defense + Power Probiotic + NotaSAN (capsules or drops depending upon your dog's size)
Please order the NotaSAN separately along with K9 Yeast Defense + Power Probiotic.
NotaSAN fights bacterial infections. This is very important when using any yeast detoxification formula, but especially if your dog is just finishing antibiotics. If you just use K9 Yeast Defense and Power Probiotic, without NotaSAN, there is a possibility that as the yeast dies off, your dog may get a bacterial infection. Using all three products in combination is the best way to ensure your dog will not getting a recurring bacterial or yeast infection. The NotaSAN helps relieve the symptoms associated with yeast die-off.
Why Is K9 Yeast Defense sold as a package with Power Probiotic?
In your pet's best interest, K9 Yeast Defense must be used properly and safely to help rebalance your pet's intestinal flora. We require that the K9 Yeast Defense is used with a powerful and effective probiotic. This helps to avoid the risk of your pet developing a bacterial infection while you are killing off the yeast. If your pet has had any type of yeast infection, ear infection, skin problems or allergies, by far the BEST results occur when the K9 Yeast Defense is used along with BOTH Power Probiotic and NotaSAN, which fights bacterial overgrowth, as the ultimate natural dog yeast infection treatment.
The Power Probiotic is an easy product to administer and is a powerful multi-strain formula. However, if you prefer to use an alternate probiotic, please indicate the name and dosage of the formula you are using on the order form when purchasing this product. K9 Yeast must be used in conjunction with a probiotic.
K9 Yeast Defense and Power Probiotic are both easy to use--just sprinkle in your pet's food. Please note: Most pets that have yeast have bacterial overgrowth too and have been put on antibiotics only to develop yeast. If you just use the K9 Yeast Defense without addressing the bacterial overgrowth, the pet will be out of balance. Using NotaSAN supports your pet's immune health during and after the use of antibiotics and, when combined with the yeast formulas, helps rebalance your pet's entire immune system. It is possible, if you use only antifungals, for the pet to then get a bacterial infection. Please order the Complete Package along with NotaSAN for your pet's well being.
K9 Yeast Defense may be purchased by itself but it is essential to use a powerful, multi-strain probiotic along with the product for best results. Just killing off yeast without replenishing the beneficial bacteria will not be nearly as effective.
“I want to let you know how great Dakota, our Golden Retriever that we rescued, is doing. When we got him, he had bad ear infections that he had for months, and his skin was so black in the armpit and groin areas that we thought it was ground in dirt. He also had acid reflux and would bring up bile several times a day. It has taken several months, but the blackened skin (from yeast) is almost back to normal thanks to K9 Yeast Defense. I wish we had taken “before” pictures of his skin because the difference is remarkable. And, for his acid reflux, we started using your supplements (Power Probiotic, K9 Digestive Enzymes, Gastro ULC and Soothing Digestive Relief). We used to give him Pepcid, but we have been able to slowly wean him off. I can’t forget to mention using your food recommendations. His ears didn’t start to clear up until we got him eating food that he could tolerate. Thank you so much for your supplements and all your help. Dakota is a much happier dog thanks to you!"
Help For Dogs With Chronic Yeast Infections and Allergy Symptoms
Some dogs have severe allergies and have been on rounds of antibiotics. While this can create an environment for yeast to thrive, using K9 Yeast will definitely help, but there is still the underlying allergy situation that has to be addressed. Changing the diet is the first step, so please see our articles about food allergies. But, allergies can often be a chronic condition, sometimes seasonal but many times, just part of your pet's genetics. So, while you control the yeast using K9 Yeast Defense and Power Probiotic, you also need to control the dog's immune system and allergic response that is helping the yeast to grow. Fortunately, through years of experience, we have found formulas that can help. First, as mentioned above, it is essential to use NotaSAN OR NotaSAN + QuentaSAN (ideal) to help support your dog's immune system during allergy season (not needed indefinitely). In addition, AllerEaze and/or Proaller and Amazing Omegas are all proven, time-tested products to use to help control allergies, itching, redness, hot spots, chewing, licking, etc. We have tremendous success with our products, even with some of the most discouraging patients. Dogs with chronic yeast and allergies can improve, it just takes a little patience, good products and the right diet.
Pat & Tim, Emmaus, PA 2016
Yeast Infections in the Ear
Yeast infections in the ear can become a chronic problem for dogs. When a dog has a yeast infection in the ear, dogs may have a distinctive blackish oozing discharge, odor and debris in the ear. Dogs may also display head shaking, redness or excessive scratching of the ear. Dogs can get ear infections from yeast overgrowth, hypothyroidism, food and environmental allergies. Dog ear infections are painful and dogs may have a terrible odor. Left untreated, ear infections can lead to permanent deafness. If you notice your dog displaying any of these symptoms, please take your dog to the veterinarian. Using K9 Yeast Defense, Power Probiotic and NotaSAN is an excellent dog ear yeast infection home remedy when it comes to helping prevent and control chronic ear infections and odor.
FREE Diet Tips With Your Order
The first step in any dog yeast infection remedy is to change your dog's diet. What do you feed a dog with a yeast infection? A dog with a yeast infection should be on a healthy, hypoallergenic diet that is low in carbohydrates. Ask Ariel has helped clients achieve exceptional results with chronic yeast infections, so be sure to include what you are feeding your dog on the order form at checkout. We will review your pet's information and include a free diet suggestion on the packing slip that comes with your order.
Time-Tested Natural Antifungal Ingredients Scientifically Proven To Fight Yeast
K9 Yeast Defense Ingredients:
One capsule* contains:
*Dosage for pets varies by weight.
Caprylic Acid 125 mg
Grapefruit Seed Extract 35 mg
Echinacea Root (Echinacea angustifolia) 50 mg
Oregano 34 mg
Garlic Bulb Concentrate 35 mg
Pau d'Arco bark (Tabebula heptaphylla) 25 mg
Sodium Copper Chlorophyllin 12.5 mg
Selenium (as Selenium citrate) 10mcg
Zinc (as Zinc citrate) 5 mg
Enzyme Proprietary Blend 42 mg: (Protease, Phytase, alpha-Galactosidase, Glucoamylase, Pectinase, Peptidase, Cellulase, Hemicellulase)
Inactive Ingredients (capsule): cellulose, water.
Caprylic Acid - A naturally occurring fatty acid that has been proven to serve as an effective antifungal compound.
Grapefruit Seed Extract - A potent antifungal that is specific to the gastrointestinal tract.
Echinacea Root (Echinacea angustifolia) - A root that offers powerful immune system support for recurring yeast problems. Echinacea increases white blood cells, lymphocytes and macrophage activity.
Oregano - This naturally occurring herb has potent antimicrobial and antifungal actions.
Garlic Bulb Concentrate - Garlic reduces inflammation to the mouth and gastrointestinal tract, stimulates the immune system, and reduces bloating and gas production by lowering fermentation.
Pau d'Arco bark (Tabebula heptaphylla) - A bark that contains lapachol and beta-lapachone, two potent components that have both antifungal and immune stimulating properties.
Sodium Copper Chlorophyllin - The anti-inflammatory and antioxidant capabilities of this nutrient aid in the cleansing and detoxification of the liver and the intestinal tract.
Selenium (as Selenium citrate) - This mineral protects the cell from microbes by activating glutathione peroxidase. Its action also stimulates thyroid hormones thereby increasing the cleansing capacity of the liver. The citrate form of selenium is more readily absorbed and leaves an alkaline ash residue.
Zinc (as Zinc citrate) - This mineral stimulates the immune response and activates the cleansing enzymatic systems.
Enzyme Proprietary Blend - Blend of enzymes (Protease, Phytase, alpha-Galactosidase, Glucoamylase, Pectinase, Peptidase, Cellulase, Hemicellulase) that facilitates the digestion of all carbohydrates and absorption of minerals.
Ask Ariel's pet supplements have been used successfully in veterinary hospitals since 2005 and are recommended by veterinarians nationwide. If you have questions, please feel free to email us at Support@AskAriel.com. We will be happy to provide you with additional information about our natural remedies for yeast overgrowth, but please know that due to veterinary regulations we cannot provide individualized consultative advice without a physical exam.
Why does my dog constantly lick his paws?
A yeast overgrowth is more common in dogs with allergies. When combined, they can cause doggie odor, constant licking at the paws and genital area, scooting and ear infections. K9 Yeast Defense is an all natural herbal remedy that kills off the yeast overgrowth to help stop the itching and constant licking. K9 Yeast Defense works best when used in conjunction with AllerEaze to help relieve the allergic response.
Why does my dog smell yeasty?
Allergies, hormonal imbalances, fungus and parasites can lead to yeast overgrowth on your dog’s skin. This often results in an unpleasant, cheesy smell. Topical sprays and shampoos may temporarily mask the odor, but the candida yeast needs to be treated from the inside out. K9 Yeast Defense, when used in conjunction with Power Probiotic and diet changes, will help rebalance your pet's intestinal flora. The addition of a powerful and effective probiotic helps to avoid the risk of your pet developing a bacterial infection while you are killing off the yeast.
Can coconut oil treat a yeast infection in dogs?
Caprylic acid is derived from coconut oil. It is a naturally occurring fatty acid that has been proven as an effective antifungal compound that kills candida yeast. K9 Yeast Defense combines caprylic acid with pau d’arco and oregano oil to optimize its anti-fungal and immune boosting properties. Pau d’arco and oregano are herbs that have been widely researched for their anti-microbial and anti-fungal properties.
How do dogs get yeast ear infections?
Ear infections are a common canine health problem, and they can be caused by allergies, yeast, ear mites, or bacteria. Fungal yeast organisms are normal on the skin and in the ears. If the ear or canal becomes inflamed, the yeast can overgrow and create a distinctive blackish oozing discharge and a pungent odor. Your dog may also display head shaking, redness or excessive scratching of the ear. Using K9 Yeast Defense, Power Probiotic and NotaSAN is an excellent dog ear yeast infection home remedy to help prevent and control chronic ear infections and odor.
What causes a dog to get a yeast infection?
A healthy balance of good bacteria and other microorganisms in your dog's microbiome (the ecosystem of microorganisms in your dog's gut) is vital for your pet's health. The microorganisms in your dog's microbiome form a protective barrier in your dog's intestinal tract which can protect them from harmful invaders such as bad bacteria (e.g. E. coli), fungi (yeast) and viruses. Sugar (found in starchy carbohydrate dog foods and treats) feed these pathogens while antibiotics and steroids can kill off your dog's friendly bacteria weakening your dog's immune system. This can set up an opportunity for yeast, bad bacteria and other pathogens to overgrow. When yeast overgrowth occurs, symptoms such as constant licking and scratching, smelly ears, hot spots and itchy paws occur. Yeast thrives in warm, moist environments and is most common in the armpits, groin, ears and between the toes. Skin yeast infections are generally caused by: a high carbohydrate diet, allergies or antibiotic use. By using K9 Yeast Defense with Power Probiotic and the best diet for yeast infections, you can give your dog natural, effective relief from yeast infections.