There are many ailments that can affect a companion animal’s skin, and the symptoms can be quite unpleasant. You don’t want your best friend to suffer and neither do we!
The professional allergy and dermatology services at 30th Street Animal Hospital will help get your loved one as healthy on the outside as on the inside.
To help your pet feel better, we must determine precisely what’s causing the problem. We may be able to discover what’s wrong just by examining your pet, or we may need to investigate further. Blood work, skin scrapings and biopsies help us get the answers we need to move forward with a cure.
Some dermatological issues we can assist with include:
Once the problem has been properly diagnosed, the next step is determining how to best treat it. Depending on the situation, we may suggest something as simple as applying a topical cream. More complex conditions may call for a longer-term strategy or involve a combination of treatment methods.
Signs of a potential skin disorder include: