DermatologyDid you know that skin is the largest organ of the body? Keeping the skin healthy will help keep your pet healthy.

Itching skin – There are many causes of itchy skin in pets. Parasites, allergies, and metabolic disorders can all be potential culprits. Identifying the cause of the itching allows implementation of appropriate treatment.

Skin lesions – Rashes, scabs and sores on the skin can be a route for infection to set in. Prompt treatment will minimize damage to your pet’s health.

Masses/Growths – These can potentially be cancerous, so it’s important to get any skin lesions checked by your veterinarian to determine whether or not they may be dangerous.