There are a variety of ailments that can affect a companion animal’s skin, and the symptoms can range from minor discomfort to severe pain. You don’t want your pet to suffer and neither do we!
V.E.T. Care Hospital’s professional allergy and dermatology services will help get your loved one as healthy on the outside as on the inside.
To help your pet feel better, we must first identify exactly what’s causing the problem. We may be able to determine what’s wrong just by examining your pet, or we may need to dig deeper. Blood work, skin scrapings and biopsies help us get the answers we need to move forward with a cure.
Some dermatological conditions we routinely assist with include:
Once we’ve identified the problem, the next step is determining how to best treat it. Depending on the situation, we may suggest something as simple as applying a topical cream. More complex conditions may require a longer-term strategy or involve a combination of treatment methods.
Signs of a potential skin problem include:
If you notice any of these signs, it’s time to schedule an appointment. Contact V.E.T. Care Hospital right away. We can help your loved one live a more comfortable life.