Dermatology: Skin


Skin or dermatology cases are common in dogs and cats and make up a significant amount of the cases seen by vets. Skin disease is often caused by more than one thing and can be difficult to diagnose and treat.

 

There are a multitude of different causes of skin disease and these include, seborrhoeic dermatitis, superficial dermatitis and dermatophytosis or ringworm.



Symptoms


Seborrhoeic Dermatitis and Dermatophytosis

PRODUCT: Malaseb is a medicated shampoo for cats and dogs to treat Seborrhoeic Dermatitis and Dermatophytosis.


Staphylococcus pseudintermedius and secondary bacterial infections associated with demodecosis

PRODUCT: Pyohex is used for superficial dermatitis in dogs, associated with infections by Staphylococcus pseudintermedius and secondary bacterial infections associated with demodecosis. Isaderm is a topical product containing an antibiotic as well as a steroid to treat skin infections as well as soothe the skin and reduce scratching.


Skin allergies - dry and itchy skin

PRODUCT: Aloveen Oatmeal shampoo and conditioner is a soap-free, pH balanced formula designed for pets with allergies suffering from dry and itching skin.