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  1. Health & Nutrition
    I'm trying to rule out certain foods if its food they are allergic to. I have to say that I fed my female taste of the wild and seemed to make it worse. Any ideas? I don't have the $250 per dog to get them tested for allergies right now. My vet recommended to give them benodryl but my female has...
  2. Health & Nutrition
    Subject: Allergies.... Sat 31 May 2008 - 11:19 Allergies are one of the most common causes of skin conditions. They are encountered in pets, especially dogs, as often as we see them in humanoids. The main difference between us and pets is that allergies in pets tend to cause skin conditions...
  3. Health & Nutrition
    So here in the PacNW we get a lot of rain (duh) but we haven't had rain this summer since July 22nd. I've always known that Loki suffers from food allergies/sensitivities. However it's always been digestive upset rather than skin issues and I am beginning to think that our lovely (read: rainy)...
  4. Health & Nutrition
    Hi everyone, I'm new on this forum but I need some advice and also wanted to see if anyone else has had this problem before. I have a puppy thats about 2 months old, and recently she has started to loose her hair around her face, both back and front legs, and her tummy. Has anyone else had this...
  5. Health & Nutrition
    About a month ago my 6 month old pit, Lilly, was covered in fleas. We were having a hard time finding a flea med that would work. About a month ago I got her a oatmeal based flea shampoo because she(and everyone one else in our house) was covered in them. I gave her 2 baths and then she started...
  6. Health & Nutrition
    My puppy (6months) has suddenly developed little bumps on his back. He has really short hair and the bumps raise the hair which is how I caught it. He had it once before but not as many a couple weeks ago and it went away very quickly. I told myself if he still had it by the end of the week I...
  7. Health & Nutrition
    My boy has something going on...and I am freakin out. His paws get red & inflamed, and now his skin is looking red, I noticed a red, open patch under his neck maybe from scratching but...I am not sure. I am currently trying TOTW, as we had Chicken soup last time and that was NO GOOD. He gets...
  8. Health & Nutrition
    Hey all, its been a long time since i last posted...busy with work, dogs, life lol. I hope everyone and their dogs are doing well. Does anyone have any suggestions to help with flea allergies. Ginnie, my old diabetic female is allergic to fleas like nobody's business. I bathe her regularly...
  9. Health & Nutrition
    I am at a loss for years now my boyfriends pitbull is progressively getting worse. It started off with a dry patch on the top of his head and behind his ears with a mild odor. He's been to to the vet dozens of times and tested for everything been given special shampoo and food...nothing works...
  10. Health & Nutrition
    Luna has been itching a little too much for my liking for about a month now. I haven't seen one bug on her. She has very fine short puppy hair so I would be able to tell (I think). And I have given her flea treatment every month.. the liquid one that goes down her back. Then, I noticed her...
  11. Health & Nutrition
    I live with a pit bull who i absolutely adore but he suffers from allergies and patches of redness on his chest. what can we do for him? thanks
  12. Health & Nutrition
    My boyfriend and I adopted a brindle pit puppy from the shelter about two weeks ago. We took her to the vet for her first checkup last week and she had already received her first round of shots. She's about 5 months old. They didn't give her the rabies vaccine because they believed she had...
  13. Health & Nutrition
    Hey guys I am looking at buying a Female who has Food Allergies i am wondering if allergies to grain or somthing in the food would be passed to future pups?!
  14. Health & Nutrition
    I am the owner of a 1 1/2 yr old, female, blue pit named Lola who is suffering from skin allergies. This September Lola developed a staff infection from itching. She was covered in scaley , oozing bumps. I took her to the vet and she was put on antibiotics (simplicif) It took the infection and...
  15. Health & Nutrition
    I recently noticed Gia was beginning to scratch a lot. She had this problem in teh beginning of the summer. She was diagnosed and treated for demodex. After a series of shots, she was still scrathcing, she then went back and was given a shot with antibiotics. She was placed on a grain free diet...
  16. Health & Nutrition
    Harley has been licking his paws a lot lately, which i noticed turn a bright red after he licks them so much. I’m assuming that its allergies because his eyes are all runny and around his eyes are a bit red. I have been giving him benadryl because i know that’s what most use for dog allergies...
  17. Health & Nutrition
    Max was having a bout with what I perceived to be some sort of bug bites, fleas,fire ants, etc, I thought. I did not see any visible signs of biting critters so I was stumped. He got these nasty feeling bumps which you could feel under his skin for days and I started giving him benadryl. In...
  18. Health & Nutrition
    my dog loki has skin allergies, and since i rescued him hes been on antibiotics 3 times. we were told he just has seasonal allergies and will have to take benadryl every day for the rest of his life. he just got over his last outbreak mid july and now his necks broken out again, he just cant...
  19. Health & Nutrition
    hey everyone, my little monster has been itching alot lately and shes happen to be losing hair on her leg :(. i was wondering if it could possibly be allergies. Ive been feeding her Nutrish by rachel ray, but shes transitioning to Evo right now hoping that would help. I also have been adding...
  20. Health & Nutrition
    Hey everyone, I'm pretty new to the forum, mainly lurking around soaking in info. I'm here posting about my dogs really horrible skin problem. He's extremely allergic to pretty much everything according to his skin test and currently being given pretty much the strongest medication, steroids I...
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