Ozone therapy is not a recent invention (it has been around for over a century), with a vast collection of studies supporting its efficacy and safety for humans. Today, ozone therapy is gaining ground as a viable treatment for dogs and cats! The goal of ozone therapy for pets is to restore balance to the body’s cells in order to increase the cells’ capacity to utilize oxygen efficiently. This treatment helps to enhance healing and improve your pet’s quality of life.
What Can Ozone Therapy Treat in Pets?
Ozone therapy is useful in treating a wide range of health issues in dogs and cats, including:
- Ear infections (otitis externa)
- Heart disease
- Bacterial infections
- Fungal infections
- Hot spots
- Allergic dermatitis
- Liver and kidney disease
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Seizure disorders
Ozone Therapy and Cancer Treatment
Here in the US, cancer is the leading cause of death in almost 50% of dogs, and in approximately 32% of cats. Ozone therapy can be indicated for the treatment of various types of cancer, because ozone molecules target and destroy cancer cells. Furthermore, ozone therapy helps healthy cells repel harmful viruses, bacteria, and more, all of which can lead to cancer development in dogs and cats.