Hi all, Bree Beery here.
Now, first and foremost, I am not a veterinarian. But I did want to chat with you today about a problem that I see a lot during the summer months….hot spots.
There are many causes to hot spots, everything from seasonal allergies, food sensitivities, fleas, spending too much time in the pool, plus a plethora of other skin problems.
Interestingly I have also read that certain breeds are more prone to problems such as Goldens, St. Bernards, GSD, Labs and Rotties. Which could be due to their thicker coats.
Here are a few tips to help support your dog: