My dog has skin allergies. What now?

Some skin conditions can be cleared up quickly, while others need lifelong management. Environmental allergies are the most common and are most often chronic. This means they demand lifelong management and often require a multi-modal approach. You probably won’t be aiming for a cure but rather to reduce the frequency, intensity and duration of flare-ups. Ideally, you want your pet … Read More

What is a skin condition and what causes it?

A “skin condition” is a general term for very common but nonetheless distressing disorders which damage or irritate your pet’s skin. There can be a variety of reasons for your pet’s itchy, scratchy skin condition, including environmental allergies or food sensitivities. In dogs, more than 50% of allergies are caused by the world around them. The most common symptom of … Read More