Show less Similar to people, allergies in dogs are managed and not cured. Dogs can be allergic to their food, flea bites, grass and pollen in their environment, or direct contact with certain compounds like laundry soap or hay. The first step is to diagnose your dog's itching, scratching and chewing as a skin allergy problem. The challenge for you and your veterinarian is figuring out the causes and finding an effective treatment.
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See files for Dogs. Rectal bleeding in dogs , wherever it occurs, is always cause for alarm for pet owners. Anal bleeding in dogs can occur due to many different reasons. The origin of the bleeding, however, can differ. Therefore, it is incredibly important that if your dog is bleeding from its rectum, that you go to a veterinarian as soon as possible.
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Why does my dog have black spots on his skin? Does that statement sound familiar to you? Then you are not alone. We have covered everything you need to know — hopefully — about black spots on dogs skin ranging from common causes to treatment approaches commonly used.
Michael Richards, D. Richards graduated from Iowa State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in , and has been in private practice ever since. Richards has been the director of the PetCare Forum The following are real life cases of Anal and Rectal problems in Dogs that have been treated by Dr. Mike Richards, DVM.