ALDER: Reduces swelling and prevents infection when chewed and applied to a wound. May also be chewed by a cat with a toothache to reduce pain, swelling, and aid in preventing complications.
ALFALFA: Used to prevent tooth decay.
ALOE VERA: Use the gel inside of leaves to cure skin problems or burns.
ASH (TREE): New shoots are to be eaten, and chewed and applied to the bit of an Adder or Viper to stave off the effects of its poisoned bite. Keys (seeds) of the Ash tree may also be consumed to fight the pain caused by a stitch in the side.
BASIL: Apply to the paw to treat any paw problems.