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Dog Health Symptom: Skin flakiness




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Canine Atopy

Atopic dermatitis is a disease in which there is an inherited tendency to develop IgE antibodies in response to exposure to allergens that are inhaled or a...

Hot Spots

These circular patches appear suddenly and enlarge quickly, often within a matter of hours. Hot spots can occur anywhere on the body and often in more t...

Pemphigus Complex

This is an autoimmune skin disease. In pemphigus, the autoantibody is directed against the walls of the skin cells. These cells lose their ability to remai...

Puppy Strangles

Puppy strangles have all kinds of fancy technical names, including juvenile pyoderma, juvenile cellulitis, and puppy pyoderma. Fourtunately, this condition...


Ringworm is a fungal infection that invades the hair and hair follicles. Ringworm gets its name from its appearance: a spreading circle of hair loss with s...


Scabies, tiny spider-like mites, are highly contagious and are transmitted primarily by direct contact and through contaminated grooming equipment and kenn...

Seborrhea - Primary

Seborrhea is a condition in which flakes of dead skin are shed from the epidermis and hair follicles. Primary Seborrhea is a common disease and most of...

Seborrhea - Secondary

This condition occurs when some other skin disease triggers the seborrheic process. Diseases often associated with secondary seborrhea include scabies, dem...

Walking Dandruff

Cheyletiella mange is a highly contagious skin disease that affects young puppies. These mites live on the surface of the skin and die within 10 days witho...

Zinc-Responsive Dermatosis

Zinc is a trace mineral required for hair growth and maintenance of the skin. Siberian Huskies, Alaskan Huskies, Doberman Pinschers, Great Danes, and Alask...