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  1. HELP NEED ADVISE Itchy dog skin, scratching one eye until there are multiple cuts

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    Hello, I have a border collie poodle mix. He definitely has some skin issues or allergies. But lately he has been itching his one eye so much there are scabs around his eye or by his ear only on one side. Any at home recommendations to sooth skin? Should I take him to the vet? He is very...
  2. Advice on dog food for skin allergies

    Dog Food
    We have a 2 year old yellow lab, and for the last four months he has been itching every chance he gets, took him to the vet and they told us he was allergic to chicken and lamb, so they sold us these turkey patties but he did not like them at all in fact he would spit them out the moment he ate...
  3. Welts? on Old Dog's Skin

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    My 12 year old Toy Poodle has some welts on his skin. We live in a tropical area, with an overabundance of fleas, lice and ticks. He used to have a lot of these, and that may be one of the reasons why he has these welts (due to scratching). However, during the past 3 months he has been...
  4. Skin Condition never seen by Vet before

    Dog Health
    My dog has a condition which could not be diagnosed by our Vet Clinic. They never seen it before. Biopsy results indicated no bacteria or fungus. Mostly likely is an inflammation of some sort. But we are very concerned since we don't know what it is. First, we noticed the nose bump which seems...
  5. Weird rash + dog vomit

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    Hi all, new in this forum. This morning my dog vomit twice, only yellowish liquid nothing solid. Since then he ate and went to walks and everything seems overall fine. However I just noticed an unusual rash on his crotch which I think is very new (I would notice something like that if it was...
  6. Dog has some sort of scab/wound on his front left leg, not sure what it is!

    Dog Health
    Today I noticed my Daschund licking the inside of his front left leg. When I looked I noticed what seems to be a scab or cut of some sort and he growls at me when I attempt to see it. Thought I should mention that he recently hurt this same leg during a walk, but that does not seem to be...
  7. Migrating eruptions on dog hindlegs and flank

    Dog Health
    A couple of month back my mom noticed some hair loss on my dog right hindleg. At first I dismissed as it look like a scratch, being a recently adopted dog I thought that perhaps it was the result from a fight during his time on the streets. Fast forward to two weeks ago, I noticed the area has...
  8. Skin + allergies?

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    I recently obtained this lovely German Short Hair Pointer. 2 weeks into staying with us he developed these small itchy white nodules in clusters that eventually developed on the inside of his feet and the insides of both arms. These became infected because he continued to itch/lick. He was on...
  9. Scabbed Scalp

    Dog Health
    Hello, I have a 7 year old American Eskimo/Maltese Mix named Bella, who has rarely had any problems over the nearly 7 years I've had her. Perfectly healthy, eats well, stays hydrated, etc. A few days ago I was petting her when I noticed she had a scab or two on her head, but I didn't think...
  10. belly inflammation wont go away

    Dog Health
    Please help i am really upset for Jessie since Monday morning 7am to be precise as she woke me up wanting to be fed but didnt feed her till 8am) i thought id give her some affection while she waited thought id kiss her tummy when she let me oh crikey saw it was inflamed but from what ive no...
  11. Dead skin cracking/falling off

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    I'm looking for someone to help me figure out what could have caused this skin reaction on my dog. 4 days ago, it was just a little blood blister type thing on his back. Now, his skin is cracking and falling off. I took him to the vet on day 1 after I saw the blood blister. She mentioned that...
  12. Multiple Skin Issues

    Dog Health
    Hello, I have never posted on a forum before, but I am using this as a last resort. I have a very serious problem, and if I don't get help, my precious boy is going to end up right back where he started, in the pound. I am 16 years old. I have a 5 year old Rat Terrier mix. We adopted him...
  13. Pug puppy rubbing genitals and itching

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    Hi Everyone, My name is Jonathan and I own a pug called Cyril. He is a lovely animal, very playful, and otherwise healthy. However, throughout the day, and not following any discernable pattern or explanation he has manic fits of rubbing his genitals on the floor, yelping, gnawing at his paws...
  14. Is plain soap bad for a dog's skin?

    Dog Grooming
    Scents and chemicals heavily bother me and I can't find a natural dog shampoo without essential oils so I have been only giving my dog water baths for a while and she smells great and is so soft but I feel really bad because I feel like she needs something to really cleanse her skin. I've washed...
  15. Recurring hotspots -- food allergy?

    Dog Health
    Hi All. June = 5.5 yo female lab/pit or boxer mix. In August 2014, she began itching/biting her fur. It's not incessant, but we've had three incidents since then that have resulted in three vet visits and antibiotics. I should note that each visit has been to a different vet for geographic...
  16. Hot Spots

    Dog Health
    Hi everyone! I have a male yellow lab named Duncan who is currently a year and 7 months. 4 days ago, I noticed that he had a small hot spot on his right arm pit area. He has not had any skin issues before. I called the vet when I noticed the spot and she said to keep it clean and dry and bring...
  17. My dog's Skin Disease

    Dog Health
    Help me with my dog's skin disease. It is a German Shepard and I have referred this issue to two veterinary surgeon, but issue hasn't solved yet. Partly bcz both suggests that I have to copper sulphate and some medicines externally applied. However my dog is little bit stubborn and doesn't...
  18. Westie - allergy help plz

    Dog Health
    Hi all I'm new here, I'm from the UK and I have a 6year old westie named Maisie. I will give you her full history in the hope that someone can help. She started with skin problems when she was about 6 months old. They seemed to come and go - nothing too major. Then the paw licking started to...
  19. HELP! Crusty scabs on lower back

    Dog Health
    Hi everyone, our dog Ollie is a 4 year old golden retriever. We suddenly found a lot of scabs covering 1/3 of his back, the hind part. It's crusty and if you try to peel it off it has a red, raw looking spot underneath. He has fleas 6 months ago and has been treated with drops each month. The...
  20. NEED HELP!Golden retriever skin problems HELP!

    Dog Health
    My dog has these skin problems but I cant afford a vet. One came and i spent around 200$ on dog care and it helped a little bit,these problems go away in winter but are present in summer,pls take a look a these pictures and advise me what to do and what these are.Hot spots? etc.:ponder:[
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