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June 10, 2015

Other than vaccinations, skin problems are the number one reason for taking your pet to see the vet. Dogs and cats are susceptible to a huge number of skin problems; ranging from mild itchiness to chronic ear infections that require drastic surgeries.

To celebrate Healthy Skin Month, we have put together a handy guide to help you diagnose, treat and also prevent skin problems in your pets.
 

Look out for the following four signs of skin problems in your pet:
 

  • Red, sore and irritated skin

  • Red and/or smelly ears

  • Constant licking of paws

  • Constant itching 

  • If you spot one of these symptoms, there are three main causes that could be the explanation. Read on for an overview of each and the treatment recommended by vets:

     

    1. Parasites
    e.g. Fleas, mites (mange) or lice

  •  The most common cause of itchiness is parasites. The answer to this particular problem is simple – protection through regular preventative treatment. VetBox subscribers receive powerful vete...

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