07/27/2010 12:28 am ET | Updated Nov 17, 2011

8 Reasons To Give THIS Herb To Your Pet (PHOTOS)

Herbs have many uses in people and in animals. Pet guardians can benefit by knowing about basic herbs and holistic and integrative veterinarians routinely use herbs to assist in a wide variety of different conditions. Many herbs have long histories of common use and modern scientific investigations are helping us to better understand and use these gifts of nature.

Ashwagandha - An Herb For Pets of All Ages

Have you heard of this herb before? I'd love to hear how you have used it or other herbs to help your pets' health. If you have an integrative or holistic veterinarian I'd love to know how you found them and what makes them special.