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We write about dog shampoo ingredients (of course), how to reduce your dog's exposure to environmental toxins, ingredients, holistic care tips for your furry family member & more!

4-Legger Wins 2019 EcoExcellence Award for Best Dog Shampoo

4-Legger Wins the 2019 EcoExcellence Award for Best Pet Grooming Product

August 10, 2019 4 min read

4-Legger is proud to announce we were selected as the winner of Best Pet Grooming Product in the 2019 EcoExcellence Awards from Natural Child World Contest. 

Learn what makes MOISTURIZE the best organic dog shampoo! 

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which organic dog shampoo is the best for my dog?

How Do You Select The Best Dog Shampoo? Pro Tips!

August 03, 2019 2 min read

Looking for the best organic dog shampoo? We've got that. The real deal - Certified Organic through the USDA! 

This article will help you select the perfect product for your dog, cat, small animal or big animal! 

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Tips to overcome your objections to organic dog shampoo

Overcoming Your Objections to Organic Dog Shampoo

July 14, 2019 3 min read

Changing to 4-Legger's USDA organic dog shampoo is a simple change you can make to lower your dog's exposure to toxic ingredients.

Don't let the differences between a true organic dog shampoo and traditional shampoo be the reason you don't make the change. Learn what you can expect from a true organic shampoo and give your dog their best chance at a healthy life!
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Is medicated dog shampoo safe for dogs? Safer alternatives that work

Is Medicated Dog Shampoo Safe for Dogs?

June 22, 2019 3 min read

Medicated dog shampoos are frequently recommended by veterinarians but are they really safe for your dog? 

Learn about the ingredients in medicated dog shampoo and discover safer proven alternatives. 

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learn why dog shampoo ingredients are so important

Why Dog Shampoo Ingredients are So Important

June 09, 2019 2 min read 1 Comment

If you've been shopping for dog shampoo one of the first things you'll notice is how nearly every bottle you pick up says it is organic and all natural. 

Learn why ingredients are ... everything. 

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naturally kill fleas with our organic dog shampoo

Naturally Deter Pests and Kill Fleas on Your Dog With Our USDA Organic Dog Shampoo

May 19, 2019 2 min read 1 Comment

Looking for a safe and non-toxic dog shampoo that really kills fleas? 

We have 5 fantastic options you can choose from for natural flea dog shampoo: Organic cedar dog shampoo with peppermint, organic tea tree dog shampoo, organic neem dog shampoo with sweet orange, organic hemp dog shampoo with lemongrass, organic lemongrass dog shampoo, and our organic apple cider vinegar rinse. 

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Studies that link 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid to dog cancer

Studies that Link Lawn Treatments to Canine Cancer

May 11, 2019 6 min read 1 Comment

Over 50% of dogs over the age of 2 will die from cancer. Yet, over the past 20 years there has been mounting scientific evidence that shows a clear link between lawn treatments and canine cancer. We've compiled the list of scientific evidence and articles that help you learn about the dangers of lawn treatments and the risk of cancer. We can reduce cancer in dogs by using organic lawn treatments and organic dog shampoo. 
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4-Legger Organic Dog Shampoo is Part of Keeping Your Dog Safe From Toxic Chemicals

Warning: Science Proves Lawn Treatments are Toxic to Dogs

April 28, 2019 6 min read 1 Comment

We recently had someone comment on a blog post we wrote last year saying our concerns about toxic chemicals in lawn care was based on emotion, not science.

So, here is some science for you to consider when you are thinking about lawn care, you and your dog!

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Why You Must Avoid Parabens In Dog Shampoo

Why You Do Not Want Parabens In Your Dog's Shampoo

March 17, 2019 3 min read

Learn why parabens in dog shampoo is a big deal and why you do not want to use dog shampoo that has parabens in the ingredients.
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4-Legger organic dog shampoo is woman owned, woman managed and woman led

4-Legger is Woman-Founded, Woman-Owned, & Woman-Led

March 08, 2019 2 min read

On International Women’s Day we celebrate the innovation, drive, and creativity women bring as we work for a better more sustainable future. 

Learn more about 4-Legger's remarkable story and why we've dedicated our lives to being the voice for dogs in the grooming industry. 

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Use 4-Legger's Organic Dog Shampoo to Get Rid of Skunk Smell

Is Organic Dog Shampoo Effective to Get Rid of the Skunk Spray?

March 03, 2019 3 min read

Looking for a safe and non-toxic solution to get rid of the skunk smell on your dog? 

Our organic dog shampoo has been tested on many skunked dogs where it has effectively and safely removed the skunk smell making many a dog parent happy! 

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Non-GMO dog shampoo | all natural organic dog shampoo

Why Organic Non-GMO Dog Shampoo Matters

February 17, 2019 2 min read

The decline in insects and biodiversity is largely blamed on agriculture practices, GMO crops, and increased use in herbicides. 

4-Legger's USDA organic dog shampoo uses non-GMO all natural crops for a safe and non-toxic bath for your dog. Learn more.

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Learn why we use the packaging we do for our organic dog shampoo

4-Legger's Packaging and Why We Use the Containers We Use

February 02, 2019 4 min read

Learn why we use the packaging we use and how you can be a zero waste pet parent by using 4-Legger organic dog shampoo.
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4-Legger Organic Dog Shampoo Uses Verified All Natural and High Quality Essential Oils

The Safe Use of Essential Oils for Dogs, Cats and other Animals

January 13, 2019 5 min read

Learn the differences of pure essential oils and fragrance oils (often called synthetic essential oils), their health benefits, how hard it can be to determine the true quality of essential oils, and why pure essential oils are worth the higher cost.
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Dogs are a commitment for life

Dogs Are Family. This Is the Message We Need To Teach Our Kids

December 27, 2018 3 min read 1 Comment

Dogs are family. Dogs are for life. 

We need to work together to change the world and get rid of messages that don't speak this truth.

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The Adventures of Gnome in the Home!  Christmas Fun for Doggos!

The Adventures of Gnome in the Home! Christmas Fun for Doggos!

December 13, 2018 2 min read 1 Comment

You know 4-Legger makes the best organic dog shampoo, right? Well, we also like to have fun. 

Why should the 2-Legger kids have all the fun during Christmas?  

Join us as 4-Legger counts down the last days before Christmas with a doggo version of Elf on the Shelf - Gnome in the Home! Let the fun begin!

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Looking for Natural Dog Shampoo? Buyer Beware you may not get what you thought

Buyer Beware - All Natural and Organic Doesn't Mean It Is Truly Natural or Organic

December 02, 2018 3 min read

With no regulations in the dog grooming industry dog shampoo needs "buyer beware" stickers so consumers know what is on the front of the label (the marketing label) may not jive with the ingredients on the back of the bottle!
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Happy Thanksgiving from 4-Legger Organic Dog Shampoo

A Thanksgiving Message from 4-Legger

November 22, 2018 3 min read

4-Legger is the living breathing proof significant loss has inspired significant gain in helping to make all of our dogs lives healthier lives and be free of many of the toxins that make them sick. With your help, we’re making a difference!  
We are so grateful for all of you who have supported 4-Legger and who advocate for safer products.  
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4-Legger Voted Best Organic Dog Shampoo

4-Legger Wins 2018 EcoExcellence Award for Best Dog Grooming Product

September 16, 2018 2 min read 1 Comment

Thank you to everyone who voted! We are thrilled to announce CALM, 4-Legger's lavender USDA Certified Organic Dog Shampoo WON THE 2018 EcoExcellence Awards best grooming product! 

Listen to Melissa Boland's interview on Modern Living with Kathy Ireland to hear why she's dedicated her life to developing safer and healthier grooming products.

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Keep It Clean & Keep It Safe!

Keep It Clean & Keep It Safe!

August 18, 2018 2 min read

It only takes 30 minutes once a year to prevent a dryer fire in your home. 

Learn why these 30 minutes can be as important as keeping the ingredients you use in and on your dog safe and clean!

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Is Phenoxyethanol Really an All Natural Dog Shampoo Ingredient?

Is Phenoxyethanol Really an All Natural Dog Shampoo Ingredient?

July 21, 2018 2 min read 1 Comment

Is Phenoxyethanol really an all natural dog shampoo ingredient? Is it safer than paraben?

How can you tell dog shampoo is truly natural, safe and non-toxic? 

Pet parents who care about ingredients should read this. 

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All Natural Dog Shampoo Should Be USDA Organic Dog Shampoo

The Word Organic Should Be A True All Natural Promise to Pet Parents

July 15, 2018 4 min read

Finding an all natural dog shampoo should be easy. 4-Legger feels dog shampoo should only be marketed as all natural if the product is USDA certified organic.

Learn more about the USDA standard and why it is so hard to find truly all natural products.

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When Should You Go To The Emergency Veterinarian After Your Dog Eats Chocolate

Help! My dog just ate a chocolate bar! What do I do?

July 08, 2018 3 min read

Ever wish there was a calculator where you could plug in your dog's weight, the type of chocolate they ate, how much chocolate they ate and it would tell you whether or not you need to take a trip to the emergency veterinarian? We found one and have shared it with you here!
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Neem Dog Shampoo for Fleas and Dermatitis Is Worth Barking About

Neem Dog Shampoo for Fleas and Dermatitis Is Worth Barking About

June 24, 2018 3 min read

Discover the benefits of neem dog shampoo.

You don't need a medicated flea dog shampoo when you have the natural benefits of neem oil blended with sweet organic essential oil. An organic dog shampoo that improves your dog's skin while deterring pests!

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