Dermatological problems in dogs and cats.

Skin Care for Pets



Dermatological problems are among the most commonly seen issues in our clinics. Allergies, fleas, mites, fungi, and bacteria can all cause itchy discomfort for your pet. It’s important to take preventive measures to ensure you protect your pet from the discomfort of these problems.

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Signs of Skin Problems in Pets

It’s important to pay attention when your pet exhibits signs of anything related to their coat that is unusual. It may be an external indicator as to an internal issue that’s going on with your pet. Pay attention to the following signs of skin problems:

  • Alopecia (hair loss)
  • Pruritus (extreme itching of the skin)
  • Sores and Hot Spots (red, sticky sores)
  • Dry skin or a dull coat
  • Discoloration of the coat
  • Hives, swelling or rashes
  • Odor / smell

Internal & External Illnesses

Illnesses found both internally and externally may present symptoms of dermatological disease.

Internal External
Food Allergies Fleas &/or Ticks
Hormonal Imbalances Mange
Nutritional Deficiencies Skin infections
Liver Disease Allergic Skin Disease

Commonly Affected Breeds

Breeds that are most affected by these skin issues tend to be:

How We Care For the Skin of Your Pets

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