Dogs and cats symptoms of skin and ear disease are readily apparent. It is very difficult to watch a pet scratch, chew or shake.
Many diseases affecting the skin and ears are controllable but not curable.
Nutrition: The Quality of dog or cat food. You can read more on dog and cat food protein and overall pet nutrition.
Environmental: Some dogs are very sensitive to simple lawn grasses.
Parasitic: Some dogs or cats are very sensitive to parasitic in the lawn or carpet.
Allergies: Hot spots can develop on dogs and cats.
Infections: Bacterial infections, if left untreated these infections can lead to more severe health complications.
It is best to see a veterinary dermatologists at www.acvd.org. to have the pet evaluated and ask the vet for advice regarding shampoos and ear cleaners.
Professional Pet Sitting Services offered in the Upper to Mid-Pinellas County Area