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Nettle Tea

Prep Time:

10 Minutes

Cook Time:

45 Minutes

Level:

Beginner

About the Recipe

Can be fed daily if needed, always start off small to test your dog tolerates it well.

Small dogs (Up to 10kg in weight) 1/2 teaspoon

Medium dogs (Up to 20kg in weight) 1 teaspoon

Large dogs (Up to 40kg in weight) 1-1.5 teaspoons

Giant dogs (Greater than 40kg in weight) 2 teaspoons

Ingredients

  • Nettle - ensure you know they are from a clean source as many areas of the UK are subjected to chemicals. Harvest the nettle. Only take what you need from Mother Nature and let the rest alone.


  • Water - filtered water is always ideal however as this process involves boiling the water tap water will be ok to use too.

Preparation

  • Pick nettles (like pictured) any many as you want depending on batch size.


  • Place in large saucepan Cover with water (do not overfill)


  • Put pan on hob and bring to the boil, let simmer for 15 minutes.


  • Turn off the heat and let sit for 30 minutes.


  • Strain out the nettles to leave behind yummy nettle tea.


  • This can be stored in the fridge for 7 days or frozen.

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