Dealing with a pet that has a skin condition or allergy
Does your pet suffer from itchy skin? It might be that they suffer from an allergy or have a skin condition. Your vet is probably best to advise you as to what steps to follow in order to make their lives more comfortable but there are a few things you can do for your pet in the meantime. They might suggest that you use special products, which have been formulated for pets with allergies or skin conditions.
For most animals, there are different types of food, which do not contain ingredients with wheat in should they have an allergy to wheat. They might also be allergic to dairy or meat free depending on what the allergy that your pet has and there is specialist pet food to accommodate their needs.
If your pet suffers with a skin condition such as eczema or psoriasis there are special shampoos and treatments, which you can apply to your pets skin to soothe the irritation and hopefully clear up the condition. This provides relief for your pet from the constant need to scratch and itch they irritated skin.