Posts Tagged dog dry skin

Dog Food Allergies – 10 Things Every Allergic Dog Owner Should Know (Part 1) - Posted 07/11/2010

  1. What is dog food allergies? Food allergies is a condition in which your dog’s immune system reacts adversely to an ingredient found in his food. Your dog may be allergic to one or more ingredients. This ingredient(s) that triggers the allergic response can be a protein, carbohydrate(eg. grains) or artificial additives in the [...]

Dog Dry Skin – How To Bathe A Dog With Dry, Itchy Skin - Posted 29/10/2010

Dog dry skin creates a lot of discomfort for your dog. Dry skin can become inflamed and gets intensely itchy. Some dogs are so badly affected, they lose interest in play, and become rather depressed. Bathing can be a quick way to ease some of your dog’s discomfort. Whilst a bath is not a cure [...]

Dog Sores – Why Your Dog Has Hot Spots - Posted 18/10/2010

What are dog sores? Dog sores are nasty skin infections found on your pet. One common form of dog skin sore is hot spots. A hot spot is an area of  raw, inflamed skin. Often, a hot spot is a circular patch of open sore. It looks like a red, oozing wound on your dog’s [...]

Dog Skin Allergies – 10 FAQ To Help You Understand Your Allergic Dog - Posted 04/10/2010

1.  What is dog skin allergies? This is a condition when a dog’s immune system “over reacts” to foreign materials(allergens) that he is exposed to. This over reaction is also known as an allergic reaction. Allergens that can cause an allergic reaction in dogs may include pollens, molds, food proteins, and flea saliva. They are [...]

Dog Dry Skin – What Can You Do For Your Dog? - Posted 17/09/2010

Dog dry skin is a common occurrence in pets. So arm yourself with some basic dog care tips to prevent dry skin. If your pet’s skin feels dry and flaky, it’s time to check out your doggy. Here is how you can tell your dog’s skin is dry. Signs rough, flaky skin itchiness, scratching, licking [...]