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Coconut Oil - Nature's Sunscreen

Coconut Oil - Nature's Sunscreen

We're in the thick of summer now! It's a great time to hit the dog park or the beach with your buddy and soak up some summer sun. And as you grab your sunhat and sunglasses, did you consider that your dog might need sun protection, too? But hats and sunglasses and cover-ups aren't the best accessories for dogs so you may be wondering if there is a natural sunscreen option available for your pet.

Suncreen for You and Your Pets

Suncreen for You and Your Pets

The heat is on and summer is here and so is the sun! Many of our human customers use sunscreen to protect themselves from sunburn and often ask us does my dog need sunscreen too? We have a different take on the use of sunscreen here at The Pet Beastro. We have read a ton of research on why sunscreen can be harmful to you and your pets. One article, The 5 Dangers of Conventional Sunscreens discusses many of our views on the issue.