NWI Chinchillas

Breeding quality chinchillas and rescuing exotics since 2003.

Organic Herbal Supplement

Our organic herbal supplement is a wellness supplement.  It is beneficial for small animal health in a variety of ways.  The way this supplement improves the health of small animals can be broken down into the specific benefits that each herb provides.  This page lists the herbs in our organic herbal supplement and lists the health benefits each provides.

 

Organic Calendula Petals and Flowers 

  • antiseptic, anti-viral, and anti-inflammatory properties
  •  increases blood flow
  • speeds healing 
  • specifically, is good at healing stomach, digestive, and skin problems

 

Organic Oat Straw

  • strengthens the nervous system
  • nourishes the liver
  • improves digestion
  • improves tissue health

 

Organic Hawthorn Berries

  • antioxidant properties
  • stimulates appetite
  • aids in digestion 
  • contains vitamins, minerals, and bioflavonoids
  • enhances absorption of vitamin C
  • helps maintain heart health
  • lowers high blood pressure
  • boosts immune system

 

Organic Hawthorn Leaves and Flowers

  •  maintains heart health
  • improves "side effects" associated with heart problems such as shortness of breath and fatigue
  • lowers high blood pressure 
  • helps with anxiety
  • improves digestion

Organic Red Raspberry Leaves

  • naturally high in magnesium, b-vitamins, vitamin C, and iron
  • improves sleep
  • maintains healthy reproductive system 
  • soothes intestinal distress/irritation

Organic Hibiscus Petals

  • improves appetite
  • soothes stomach irritation
  • helps with anxiety  
  • good source of vitamin C
  • treats hypertension
  • helps soothe respiratory and sinus infections
  • protects liver 
  • shows potential in helping prevent cancer
  • prevents constipation

Organic Chamomile Flowers

  • treats insomnia
  • stimulates appetite
  •  improves digestion 
  • soothes minor stomach problems 
  • mild diuretic - helps to flush toxins from the body
  • treats pain 
  • treats stress/anxiety 
  • enhances the effects of anti-seizure medications