Allergies are sensitivities to stuff present in our daily surroundings, such as dust and pollen; fortunately, luckily these things aren’t harmful to pets but that doesn’t mean they can’t cause them pain. Allergies in pets are common, whether they are caused by where they live or the food they eat. As a result, there's a strong possibility your pet has them. Because your pet furry friend can't tell you what's wrong, it's up to you, the pet owner, to check for the indications of allergies.
There are some types of allergies that might affect your pets which can get in any form of way.
In pets, the most common symptom associated with allergies is itching of the skin, either in one specific area or all over the body.
Here are symptoms to look for:
Allergy symptoms might be mistaken for other illnesses, or they can occur at the same time. As a result, do not attempt to diagnose your pet without the help of a veterinary specialist. Expect your pet to undergo a thorough diagnostic examination to rule out other possible causes of itching and skin issues. If your pet's symptoms persist, observe a change in their behavior, or you are just concerned, we always advise you to take them to the doctor.
Dogs and cats of all breeds and backgrounds are prone to allergies. The majority of allergies occur when a pet is six months old.
Unfortunately, there is no treatment for allergies, and they are often a life-long issue. We want to help you and your pet live better lives by controlling allergies and improving their quality of life.
Working with your veterinarian at Onalaska, WI to determine the underlying cause of the allergy and itching may enable us to employ more specific and targeted allergy treatments or decrease the need for medicines. Onalaska Animal Hospital 's veterinarians can help you figure out what's causing the allergic response and how to treat it successfully. Please contact us today (608) 668-6777 if you need further assistance.