Effective All Natural DIY Dog Shampoo Recipes 

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Natural shampoos and soaps are better for the skin, smell better, and can be made affordably. Naturalists generally prefer shampoos and soaps that are gentle enough to keep natural oils intact while washing away dirt and other pollutants. Secondly, creating your own dog’s shampoo will save you money and you can forget about harsh chemicals drying out your pet’s skin. In this article, theLAShop will discuss our favorite DIY pet shampoos you can blend at home, easily and affordability.


Essential Oils that Are Safe For Pets

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Essential oils are all the fad in 2021! Many people use essential oils in their homes, on their bodies, and in their hair. Take a look at the smells that are perfect for pets! 

  1. Lavender- Used for relaxation and skin irritations 
  2. Copaiba- Helps with guy and joint health 
  3. Green Mandarin- Eases anxiety and promotes relaxation 
  4.  Myrrh- Can be a powerful cleansing agent for the mouth and throat 
  5. Peppermint- Used to repel insects and helps digestion 
  6. Juniper Berry- Helps with kidney function 
  7. Frankincense- Aids with cellular function 
  8. Digestive Blend- Reduces gas and bloating 
  9. Helichrysum- Gives energy and soothes the skin 

Oatmeal Moisturizing Shampoo 

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Oatmeal is a great natural way to moisturize the skin, but did you know that it does a great job at conditioning the hair as well. Oatmeal baths help relieve itchiness which can cause irritation, bald spots, and even bleeding. Take a look at this simple shampoo recipe.

Supplies Needed:

  • 1 cup uncooked oatmeal (not instant oats)
  • sprigs of rosemary
  • 1/3 cup baking soda
  • 4 cups water
  • measuring cups
  • frying pan
  • blender
  • glass jar for storage


Step 1: Plase rosemary sprigs in a pan and heat for 15 minutes on a low temperature. Remove sprig when finished cooking, 

Step 2: USe the blender to grind oats until they are like flour

Step 3: Mix baking soda into the oats 

Step 4: Combine rosemary infused water with the oats and baking soda

Step 5: Pour contents into jar and used within 3 days of making 

Flea Bath Soap

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Fleas are not only a problem for your pet, but they can also completely invade a home. More than often, pet owners turn to harsh chemicals to solve the infestation problem. However, there are natural ways you can save your pet from this common pest problem. Be sure to add extra essential oil to dilute the harsh smell of vinegar. 

Supplies Needed:

  • 1/2 cup of water
  • 1/4 cup of distilled white vinegar
  • 1/4 cup of  Dawn dish liquid 
  • Soap dispenser with pump 


Pour the water, vinegar and dish liquid into a soap dispenser and shake well before each use.

Homemade Dry Pet Shampoo

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If you have a pet that is afraid of, or hates taking baths then the homemade dry pet shampoo is for you. You can clean your pet at home without the use of water. This recipe will help moisturize fur while removing foul odors. 

Supplies Needed:

  • 1/4 cup baking soda
  • 1/4 cup cornstarch
  • 3-4 drops lavender essential oil


Step 1: Simply combine all ingredients in a bowl and mix until even. When completed, funnel the mixture into a glass jar or holding case. Shake over your pet then brush through the fur, until the mixture disappears. 

What is the LA lifestyle?

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Los Angeles is known for our sunshine, fashion, and staying up to date with the latest modern trends. Living the Los Angeles healthy lifestyle is easier than you think. You simply have you find your tribe and go with it! Whether you’re interested in lifestyle pets Los Angeles, the yoga lifestyle of Los Angeles, the Los Angeles fitness lifestyle, or the luxury lifestyle in Los Angeles we have the merchandise for you! Check out our inventory and get a taste of the hip and trendy Los Angeles lifestyle! 

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Our pets are like our furry children! Whether you're looking for new, unique decorations for your fish tank, fun pet DIY pet costumes for the holidays, homemade pet flea bath, organic DIY pet shampoos, or if you’re just trying to find out if your pet loves you, you’ve hit the right spot! Pet psychology is important and it helps us understand our pet’s behavior. Our pets feed off our energy, so if we’re happy they are as well. Your pet depe

Enjoy the Fall with TheLAShop

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We have a lot to be thankful for this year. In 2021, it is more important than ever to spend time with the ones we love. So connect with your family and friends virtually this year. 

Many statewide restrictions are put in place to keep us healthy and protected. Though this change may take some time to adapt to, it does not mean that we still can’t enjoy our current lives. Spend this time safely with your immediate families, and appreciate the time you have together. 

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