Apply anywhere that your pet needs extra moisture and protection. Use on dry elbows and pads to soothe and protect. Use on hotspots, cuts and bug bites for fast healing and protection. The essential oils in this balm with calm your pet and even help prevent fleas from jumping on them. Take a small amount in the the palm of your hand, rub your hands together and apply lightly over your pet's coat for an all over calming effect and over pest protection. It leaves your pet's coat shiny and smelling nice! Safe for daily use on dogs, cats and people.