Monthly Archives: March 2012

Itchy Chihuahua

The chihuahua does get a lot of canine skin problems. The  chihuahua does get atopic dermatitis commonly. This manifests as an itchy red rash on the abdomen (tummy) the groin, the axilla (arm pit) and the feet. The inside of … Continue reading

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Itchy Dog Answers

The itchy dog causes can be simplified using age of onset and symptoms. Canine skin problems can start early in life. If your dog has ear infections and an itchy bottom and is scooting and is less than three months … Continue reading

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Hills ZD Ultra – a Review

Hills ZD ultra is used for food trials. Dogs with suspected food allergy will have a history of canine skin problems, especially anal gland problems and ear problems. Hills ZD ultra is designed to feed dogs whilst they are on … Continue reading

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Royal Canin Hypoallergenic Diet – A review

This diet is used in our clinic for animals with suspected food allergy that have itchy skin. We prefer home cooked meals for the initial elimination food trial. Royal Canin Hypoallergenic can be a good maintenance diet once a food … Continue reading

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Royal Canin Skin Support – A Review

Royal Canin Skin Support diet is promoted as a diet for dogs with canine atopy. Dogs with atopic dermatitis have a defective skin barrier. The RC diet has some supplements that help improve skin barrier function. Recently however, the formula … Continue reading

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