Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Pet Allergies

Don't forget about your precious pets during allergy season.

Allergy season is here and pet owners need to know the do's and don'ts when it comes to pet allergies.You need to know the symptoms and treatments to keep your pet in good shape. 


Accourding to WebMD, common dog allergy symptoms are:
  • Itchy, red, moist skin
  • Itchy, running eyes
  • Itchy back
  • Vomiting
  • Excessive licking 
If you notice these common symptoms in your dogs, be mindful of where you take them. WebMD suggests limiting exposure to trees/grass, feathers, cigarette smoke, and a few more. Click Here for additional information regarding dog symptoms and treatments.  

Now that we've covered the dogs, below are common symptoms of cats. 
Similar to dogs, common cat allergy symptoms are:
  • Sneezing, wheezing 
  • Itchiness
  • Vomiting 
  • Diarrhea 
Perfumes, cigarette smoke, fabrics, and food are common substances that can cause allergic reactions.
Click Here for additional information regarding cat symptoms and treatments. 

Schedule an appointment with a veterinarian to know the treatment options. 

When did you realize your pet has allergies?
Comment below! 

4 comments:

  1. Pet owners often have to struggle on how to treat their pet’s allergies quickly and efficiently. They may be able to eliminate symptoms of their pet’s allergy or allergies such as scratching and swollen paws but the symptoms may return after a few weeks or months and may even be worse than before. This not only costs them a lot of time going back and forth to their vet, but it is also very costly in terms of financial resources. See more http://dogsaholic.com/care/dog-allergies.html

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  2. Now I'm wondering if my dog I had when I was a teen had allergies, because she had all of these health problems in that list. I was just a kid back then though so I didn't know anything, but if I were the one in charge I definitely would've taken her to the vet to have her looked at. I wish I could go back in time and tell my mom that's what she needs to do, though she probably wouldn't have listened to me anyway.

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    1. Everyone has different allergic reactions! You may have just figured out the reason why your mother had all those health problems. In the future, you may be able to quickly identify the issue if it relates to pet allergies.

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  3. One of which is because they feel that dogs are more comfortable to deal with than any other type of pets because dogs live lives that are very similar to the kind of lifestyle that people live.emotional support dog letter

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