Protect Your Dogs’ Paws With This




  • Fill a pot or pan about 1/3 – 1/2 with water. Heat on medium heat until the water gets warm.
  • Place a small glass mixing bowl or measuring cup in the water creating a double boiler.
  • Add beeswax inside the glass measuring cup, stirring often for about 10 minutes.
  • When the beeswax is melted, slowly add in shea butter, olive oil, and coconut oil. Mix until well blended.
  • Remove from heat and add vitamin E oil and lavender oil. (Be careful while removing as the glass will be hot)
  • Mix well.
  • Pour the mixture into storage container.
  • Allow mixture to cool. (Usually about 1-2 hours)

Your DIY Paw balm is ready!

This balm works wonders on your furry friends’ paws. Try it once and let us know your feedback at

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