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4 Common Causes Of Cat Skin Allergies
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4 Common Causes Of Cat Skin Allergies

Has your cat been scratching more often than usual lately? Cat's suffer from allergies just like pet parents do, but instead of constant sneezing, it affects their skin. Learn here what are some of the most common causes of skin allergies in cats and ways you can help get him some much needed relief. Read

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4 Common Causes Of Cat Skin Allergies By Meredith Alling

Has your cat been scratching more often than usual lately? Cat's suffer from allergies just like pet parents do, but instead of constant sneezing, it affects their skin. Learn here what are some of the most common causes of skin allergies in cats and ways you can help get him some much needed relief.

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5 Facts on Pruritus in Cats and Dogs By Maureen Ryan

Chewing, itching, and scratching are all apart of being a dog or cat. However, if you catch your pet doing these things in excess, it could be pruritus, and there might be an underlying medical condition that you should treat immediately.

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5 Things to Know about Dog and Cat Hot Spots By Meredith Hudson

Check out these top 5 facts on hot spots in order to prevent your pet from suffering from this extremely painful skin infection.

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5 Things You Need to Know About Pyoderma By Maureen Ryan

Pyoderma is an extremely painful condition that occurs in both cats and dogs. Learn what you need to know to help your pet here.

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5 Treatments For Cat Dry Skin By Lauren Leonardi

Dry skin is no fun for anyone, including cats, but there can be many different reasons for it. Luckily, there are just as many ways to get rid of it. Find out more here on what is causing your cat's dry skin, and more importantly, how to help.

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7 Common Causes Of Lick Granuloma In Dogs And Cats By Maureen Ryan

Itโ€™s natural for pets to chew and lick themselves, but when it becomes compulsive and constant, your pet can develop serious problems, such as lick granuloma. Learn how to tell if your pet's licking is getting out of hand here.

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7 Signs of Cat Skin Problems By Sam Bourne

Just because they're covered head to paw in fur doesnโ€™t mean that cats donโ€™t suffer from the occasional skin condition. Whether it's caused by weather, stress, fleas, or something else, many of the symptoms of cat skin problems are universal.

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Cat Dandruff Remedies and Solutions By Jesse Feldman

Cats can get dandruff for several reasons, and you'll have to tackle the cause of their symptoms. Find out what you can do to rid your cat of flaky skin.

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Cat Hair Loss - What It Might Mean & What You Can Do About It By Lauren Leonardi

Have you noticed your cat scratching just a bit more often these days? If your cat is starting to lose their hair, there maybe an underlying health reason such as allergies or thyroid diseases. Find out here the most common reasons your cat might be losing hair, and how to treat and prevent more hair loss.

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Cat Tumors and Cat Skin Disease - How to Detect Them and What You Can Do By Sora Wondra

Finding a tumor under your cat's skin can be a scary thing for any pet parent, but you shouldn't be alarmed just yet. To find out how to spot a tumor early on, and the treatment options available for your feline, read on.

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Causes of Hot Spots on Dogs and Cats By Meredith Hudson

Hot spots are usually from an underlying skin condition that has gone undetected. This causes your pet to scratch, lick and bite their skin. Check out some main causes of hot spots here.

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Causes of Pyoderma in Dogs and Cats By Maureen Ryan

Pyoderma often has an underlying cause like allergies, hypothyroidism, or Cushing's disease, among other possibilities. Learn more about the causes of pyoderma.

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Contact Dermatitis In Dogs And Cats By Meredith Alling

The items that we keep around the house and the plants that grow naturally in our yards are not always safe for our pets. Contact dermatitis is one problem that can occur if your pet makes physical contact with an irritating substance.

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Dandruff and Flaky Skin in Dogs and Cats By Gina Carey

Flaky skin and dandruff in cats and dogs can cause discomfort and can be a sign of a larger problem. Find out what to watch for and how to help.

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Demodectic Mange Treatment For Dogs And Cats By Meredith Alling

Demodectic mange is a skin disease caused by microscopic parasites that is usually passed through child birth. This type of mange can result in hair loss and be extremely painful. Luckily there are treatment options available. Learn what they are here.

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Diets to Help Cat and Dog Dermatitis By Mary Kearl

Dermatitis is a chronic disease that results in skin inflammation that can show up in dogs as well as cats. Food allergies is most often found to be the reason behind your dog or cat's itchy and irritated skin.

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Dog And Cat Acne By Meredith Alling

Not every pet is blessed with a clear complexion. In dogs, acne often shows up in the teenage years (sound familiar?), while in cats, it can strike at any age. Find out what causes breakouts in pets and what treatments are available.

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Dog and Cat Dermatitis: Itchy Skin in Pets By Team PetCareRx

Skin allergies are common problems among dogs and cats, manifesting themselves in the form of skin problems. Help protect your pet and learn more.

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Hot Spot Symptoms in Dogs and Cats By Meredith Alling

Hot spots are one of the most painful skin infections out there. Learn the symptoms to help keep your pet happy and comfortable.

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Hot Spot Treatment for Dogs and Cats By Meredith Hudson

Hot spots are extremely painful and if treated incorrectly, can cause your pet even more pain and make the infection worse. Learn more here.

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Hot Spots on Dogs and Cats By Meredith Hudson

A hot spot is a painful skin infection that can really make your pet miserable. Luckily, they are completely preventable. Find out what you need to know to protect your pet.

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How To Identify Demodicosis In Dogs And Cats By Meredith Alling

Demodicosis, better known as mange, is a irritating skin disease caused by Demodex mites. These microscopic pests can cause serious health issues when in large numbers. Here are a few ways you can identify whether or not your pet has demodicosis.

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How to Treat Dog and Cat Dandruff By Gina Carey

Dandruff in cats and dogs can be treated by changing grooming, diet, and other routines. Read more about treating flaky skin in pets.

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Hyperkeratosis In Dogs And Cats By Madeleine Burry

Hyperkeratosis occurs when the skin on your pets nose or paws thickens, becomes excessive and hardens. Although there isn't a cure available, there are preventative measures pet parents can take as well as treatment options. Find out more here.

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