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Anything can be harmful if not given in proper amounts... however, Cayenne Pepper is actually beneficial to dogs when administered properly. Cayenne Pepper: Perhaps the greatest natural stimulant known, Cayenne has been called the single greatest "driver" of other herbs. No other herb is quite in this class making it a must for all formulas. Simply said, when you need to get an herb to any location in the body cayenne reins supreme. The uses of cayenne are so numerous that it has been claimed "the single greatest herb." Some of the common uses are anal problems (to include hemorrhoids), heart attack, toothache, external bleeding, diphtheria, all sorts of eye conditions, wounds of all types, clearing the mucous membranes etc. Cayenne pepper is derived from the fruit berry of Capsicum annum, a tropical shrub. In folk medicine, it has been used for fevers, sore throats, respiratory infections, asthma, and digestive disturbances. Recent studies however, have shown that it can reduce the risk of developing arteriosclerosis by lowering blood cholesterol and triglyceride levels. Regions of the world where cayenne pepper is consumed regularly have shown much less incidence of cardiovascular disease. Additionally, one of its active ingredients, capsaicin, is effective in reducing pain (such as in arthritis) by acting as both an anti-inflammatory and a nerve blocking agent. Check: http://www.firstchoicenaturals.com/Index/showroom.php/pid-43?gid=22 For one example of how to use Cayenne Pepper for dogs.
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Can you put cayenne pepper on your plants to keep cats and dogs away?

Yes, but it might not work.   For dogs, try using vinegar in a spray bottle. Spray the perimeter and between the rows and no more unwanted visitors. Their sense of smell is

What is cayenne pepper?

Cayenne is a powder prepared from the seeds and pods of various types of chiles. It is often used not only in cooking, but also as a table condiment. Cayenne may reduce bad

Is black pepper harmful to dogs?

There is no indication that black pepper is harmful to dogs.  However, you should still avoid giving it them. There is nothing in  black pepper that the dog needs.

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Is red pepper the same as cayenne pepper?

Red pepper is such a loose term, it's hard to be sure what someonecould mean, especially as usage varies from place to place. Itoften means a hot pepper such as cayenne. Papri

Is pepper harmful to dogs?

It could be. Different dogs have different reactions to foods. Best rule to follow if you don't want to risk your pet's health and rack up a huge vet bill is to keep all peopl

Will cayenne pepper keep dogs off lawn?

  In my experience that depends entirely on the dog, and what's on the lawn. If you left a juicy T-bone steak in the middle of your grass there's no amount of cayenne that
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Will cayenne pepper hurt plants?

No, not if you put it on it. Make sure that it doesn't get into its water supply. Then your plant will die. If you are trying to get squirrels away from your plant, its best t
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Can cayenne pepper help with ulcers?

It supposed to be a blood thinner yet stop bleeding from what all the sites over the internet are saying. Personnally I've tried it, it did help my digestion. But I wonder if
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Is cayenne pepper good for gerd?

I don't think so. But the strategy there is antagonistic homeopathy. e.g. making things worse so the body kicks back, a boomerang or yoyo effect. It's probably trying