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Why does my dog have dry, flaky skin?
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Why does my dog have dry, flaky skin?
Skin is the body’s largest organ, representing 12%–24% of body weight. It has multiple functions: providing a barrier and environmental protection, regulating temperature, producing pigment and vitamin D, and sensation.
November 5, 2018 • 49 shares
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Ask a vet online - My dog has black dandruff!
Sheila Elcott asked: I have an 11 year old red fox lab boy who keeps getting a build up of black coloured dandruff type patches under his chin & his manly areas. Up to date with spot on. Is it his age & lack of my groomi…
August 17, 2015 • 85 shares • 12 comments
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Ask a vet online- 'My dog has dandruff . Could it be his diet ?'
Question from Andi Jane William: My dog has dandruff . Could it be his diet . What is best to feed him . He is a 7 year old border collie Answer by Shanika Winters: Hi, thanks for your question regarding your border coll…
June 1, 2015 • 2 shares • 1 comments
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Ask a Vet Online - "My dog had a flea treatment but seems to scratch more!"
Question from Tracey Newall My dog dexter gets frontline flee treatment but recently he seems 2 scratch more i havent found anything but his skin flakey Answer from Shanika Online Vet It is good to hear that you are trea…
January 4, 2013 • 13 shares • 75 comments
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